Apocalypse Love Song

Apocalypse Love Song

A Poem by Andy East

Started as a blip in outer space
A silent threat to the whole human race
Celestial winds carry it near
Blocking out the sun it's finally here

The end of it all has finally arrived
No shelter. No salvation. Nowhere to hide
Panic sets in giving way to frustration
Tv reporting a suicide nation.

Churches packed up to the bleachers.
Looking for hope from god fearing preachers.
Little too late for all but a few
A meteor breaks down the doors and rips right through

The rains came down spreading death and destruction
Just like Pompeii with Vesuvius eruption
The sky glows bright raining with fire
Sets my heart alight, burning up in desire

I will walk this scorched earth to see you smile
Breathe in the dead air to see you for a while
There's nothing I wouldn't do. I'd give anything
To be with you now, feel the touch of your skin

To lose you now would be my end of days
For your heart I'd stare down armageddons gaze
Together, entwined and in love's sweet tether
As our bodies burn, our hearts live on forever.

© 2014 Andy East


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Added on August 21, 2014
Last Updated on August 21, 2014
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Andy East
Andy East

Wakefield, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom



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I am a single father of 7 children. I lost my true love to cancer in 1993. I lost my first daughter to cancer in the same year. I myself survived cancer in 2003 and my second daughter survived cance.. more..

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