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bitter sweet

He left, I was only a boy; vernal and 
and ignorant,
In a fierce world, hardship and 
dread there 
within, and there was I, growing 
and ever

I clung to her who's flesh from 
whence I 
came;from her who bore birth's 
nurture fed me and  her heart 
spilled on 
mine a good, ever growing close in 
tightening grip

Time has past, a bitter grew, him 
He lingers in a memory close, 
But her presence created me a 
peace, soft 
and sweet, heavy not my heart, and 
suffered nomore.

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  1. Date: 11/6/2012 8:17:00 AM
    Hi Alex welcome to the soup, I like this read about a mothers love, all the best owen

    Hazzard Avatar Alex Hazzard
    Date: 11/6/2012 1:59:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks....its my first in so long. I guess the site will encourage me ti keep writing
  1. Date: 11/6/2012 5:23:00 AM
    A warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you today Alex. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. Hoping you find even more inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. Thank you for sharing your writing with us. Love, Carol

    Hazzard Avatar Alex Hazzard
    Date: 11/6/2012 2:00:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you...Pleased to be here