How jejune is a wish per se when it remains but just a mirage,
Lest for love alone my heart desires without adventure and courage?
How dull can a wish be if it has no intentions of being achieved,
And let my soul rather with mirth rejoice instead of being grieved-
'Twixt honesty and truth, of which thereof shall I at least be true to myself?
For not in love neither, shall I denounce my fear and succumb to love itself;
What do I do now that I know not what to do? It confounds me-
If dire fears had not precluded me, but stood still and let nature be,
I would not fail my wish, as much as it would fail me not;
That therefore from love I shall peace harvest, and remember not
The worst that broke me and the secrets contained in my amber glass.
O, in advancing quest of my utmost, love trial has reached an impasse-
Because I are to secure a lover whose love is of truth and not of pity,
A lady whom shall henceforth give me no reason whatsoever of insecurity.
I took an oath! I've declared this with a life of mine,
/ Would thou doest the same verily unto me?
/ And would thine life sacrifice so I contented be,
/ Because we've sharÃ¨d love, a thimbleful of red wine?
/ I panic, my sweet, when my mind dares to think
/ If thy heart would love me still, when I am sign in to read more »
When my heart was softened and defeated with charm,
/ From soul to crown, overwhelmed, love bleeding disarm,
/ Whilst the besotted - My soul, was falling for lies
/ That the moment had come, and came to suffice;
/ Could love verily do to me, what I so evermore feared?
/ Lure me head over hills only to sign in to read more »
Dear granny, we shall always remember you each day;
/ You've fostered us, and so much of you each can say -
/ If but life was a crystal, we'd seen through it this dreadful fate,
/ And learnt to espouse the plight in advance that you are late.
/ You were weary of ailments and lethargies that had you sign in to read more »
Choene Alley Semenya
Polokwane, Ga-Matamanyane, South Africa
August 25, 2014
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