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Author Name: Freeeyeswideshut17 1 Comments
Date Added: August 10, 2017 21:08:08 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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Type: Free Verse
Category: Grieving & Loss Add To Favorites | Text Only
 
To the Gods

This heart of mine is weary, this heart of mine is true. 

This world; itís great in theory, but our morality and reason; itís gone askew. 

Dark and darker times are soaring. My patience; itís steady, but itís being pressed. 

The skies, the streets, theyíre roaring. Stand with me, are you ready? This is War, these scars can attest. 


These selfless souls; they rest in chaos. This life of mine; itís fortune told. Nothing more then a disaster. 

I stumble through these somber streets, now a past potential for an oasis. My eyes settle on this reality; the mistakes, the road less traveled, this is what Iíve come to master. 


To the Gods from which we all find reason; please stand steady, please forgive whatís still unseen. 

To the Gods from which we all seek haven; see the sacrifice, forgive the treason. 


To the Gods who carry them across the seas; please shield them from the tears, save them from their screams. 



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Comment By: Freenoah count on August 11, 2017 08:01:55 PM Report
It may be trite, but I feel your pain, the more so since you penned it so well.






 


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