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Author Name: Freeborderline_mary 2 Comments
Date Added: July 02, 2010 13:07:20 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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Type: Rhyming
Category: Sonnet Add To Favorites | Text Only
 
Sisyphus
If nothing else, I've warned you from the start
That little could be truly known or done;
That hidden is the way into my heart,
And I fall short as much as anyone;
That this fight might be lost or might be won,
And through it I would hold myself apart―
Of help or hindrance I would offer none
And let it take the course that fate would chart.
But never could I hold to that resolve,
For weakness walks beside me every pace―
Decisions no excuses can absolve―
Mistakes I had the power to erase:
My first was needing you to be my friend.
My last was not allowing it to end.
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Comments:
Comment By: PremiumDavid Turner on January 13, 2011 03:49:38 PM Report
A lovely sonnet Mary - though I am puzzled as to why you called it 'Sisyphus'?



David

Comment By: FreeBarbara Carleton on July 3, 2010 09:45:49 AM Report
Beautiful flow and execution of subject. 




 


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