Rivers O'Donahue Poems
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The first snow brushed the ground,
As the sky lit up without a sound,
And we stood below, barefoot and amazed,
Wide-eyed in surprise, heads in a daze.
The stars dealt the cards to our future,
As the seasons changed in a blur.
The laughter faded behind our shadows,
As the cold grass sank between our toes;
It was the last time I looked into your blue eyes,
The very last time I witnessed the sparks fly.
I gave you a choice, it pressed into your skin,
And there I was waving good-bye,
a tear rolling down my chin.
And I ...
Love Lies In Ashes
Love lies in ashes
I have you to thank for this
You have burned all hope and kindness
Love lies in ashes and I watch them burn
I walk through the ashes and run my hands through them
I rub them onto my face for one last time I can feel your love
I let the tears run down, the clear innocent tears of love
I watch them mix and they turn to hate my eyes are changed