I Am the Only One Left

September 8, 2010
By SharonC GOLD, Markham, Other
SharonC GOLD, Markham, Other
18 articles 32 photos 8 comments

When you have …
Twitching fingers,
Parched lips,
Bruised eyes,
Swollen cheeks,
Infected injuries,
Broken ribs,
Twisted ankles,
Scorched back,
Bleeding heart,
Purposeless life.
Remember that I am the only thing left,
When all has abandoned you,
I will come,
With a light brush from my fingers,
You will feel revived,
With a gentle caress,
You will be filled with joy,
With a small kiss,
You will feel alive,
With a tight, warm embrace,
You will finally feel,
The true meaning of being free.
Always remember,
That I am by your side,
When you are alone,
I will fill you with my being,
Hope.


The author's comments:
This piece of poetry was inspired by an article about the earthquake in Haiti, may they have hope and push through these hard times. God bless them.

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finding.blue said...
on Sep. 25 2010 at 11:36 pm
finding.blue, Markham, Other
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This poem really touched my heart. I can't wait for you next piece!


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