Escape

Escape

A Poem by TheOther

Where have you hid yourself lately?
I've raced against the time to get a glimpse of you.
I swam across oceans of sorrow days and nights,
in hope to reach for your hand.

I fought for you endlessly again and again.
I threw myself into the fire to save you.
But still no trace of you...
You are gone again, this time forever.

The shadows of me and you,
will never disobey the darkness that covers them.
In this abysmal tragedy we are trapped in
Where have you lost yourself lately'?


Beyond imagination all truths all fears
What scares you the most?

The memories sharper than blades, our past.

And there is no where to run from it.




© 2010 TheOther


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Powerful. It's as if the words are screaming at me from the page. Intelligent, very intelligent.

Posted 9 Years Ago


I love the first and last line. Great write

Posted 9 Years Ago


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. the wise often say that those who forget history are condemned to repeat it ... and i can't help but remember all those memories that i am most afraid of ... you write powerfully and invite thoughts ... your words are very compelling ...

Posted 9 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Very well written. I love the first line. It just brought me in.

Posted 9 Years Ago


This is wonderfully written!
A deep and hard hitting search inside that has longing for realisation, a powerful bleed through!
I love it!
Kudos! lol
xx

Posted 9 Years Ago


This creates a vivid sense of longing... I enjoyed the imagery of crossing oceans of sorrow. Dark and gripping, well done...

Posted 9 Years Ago


Breathtaking...your words cut like a knife, wash across me like an ocean, paint my mind with emotion. Two lovers, stuck on opposite sides of an ocean of sadness. Wonderful poem!

Posted 9 Years Ago


It's a very beautifully written poem. Each of your lines are holding so much emotions. It's a dark and powerful poem. " I threw myself in the fire to save you. " My favorite line, it holds so much pain and sacrafice. Excellent!

Posted 9 Years Ago



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TheOther
TheOther

Nicosia, Cyprus



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I'm Christina Christodoulou at the age of 17. My native language is Greek and I live in Cyprus. Awards: Red Instinct Award (5th) Aug 13, 2010 * The Thanatos Award Contest * Beneath.. more..

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