poem 422

July 25, 2010

in bondage they laid away their hopes.

and forgot of tales and dreams.

they forgot the rolling ways of life.

and patterns of stars it seems.

away was the way of fathers before.

and mothers whose breasts bore life.

away was the force that drove them then,

that guided them with light.

chosen now were deeds that did nothing for the whole.

and even though some remembered.

they never ate of gold.

-key

Advertisements

2 Responses to “poem 422”

  1. feete said

    i bow in your presence …you need to publish i am so serious. this is superb

  2. key said

    awww susan thanks so much!

    : )

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

%d bloggers like this: