Saddness

Innocence is leaving my eyes

Calling to mind since our love began

How things unexpectedly have become

Mine eyes sadly have seen life’s tragic path

Yet of my lover, I am on constant conscience

Fate’s promises are proved to my true

Yet I am still disunited with you

You are on a different horizon

I among the forest timbers

Quietly a dove coos

My mind lost without yours

since we have become parted

I search for solace till darkness consumes

but not darker than my soul lost…painfully crying

© Lori Leigh Riddles 1999

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s