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Face of Fear

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Face of Fear

He has an aura, a look of concern Written all over his face to discern There’s fear in his eyes, almost into tears He has a face of age, having more years The lips tremble with terror within them The skin, wrinkled, holds stories of wisdom But pain is in the heart of this hurt face Wherever he goes, while he’s anyplace There is a singing deep inside his head He does not cower, this he does not dread The music enlightens him bringing joy Having something for once to go enjoy No matter the scowl placed on his being He will still have a life of love, singing
Russell Sivey

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  1. Date: 4/6/2013 4:46:00 PM

    this one makes me wonder what you were looking at. It is as if you had a picture in front of you. Was this from such an inspiration?

    Sivey Avatar Russell Sivey Date: 4/6/2013 5:16:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    It was from a photograph of a man with a look of concern, I added the rest.
  1. Date: 4/6/2013 4:43:00 PM

    It sounds like a man who knows how to self soothe, music heals the soul, nicely done Russell, xxx

  1. Date: 4/6/2013 2:40:00 PM

    No matter how dark life may seem .... it is always "light at the end of the tunnel" - A well written poem Russell - Have a lovely weekend. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 4/6/2013 1:50:00 PM

    great one Russell, would make a good one to recite ....Seren

  1. Date: 4/6/2013 8:15:00 AM

    Music soothes the soul Russell, that's what I firmly believe. Thanks for this awesome poem you posted today. You hold a lot of wisdom in the gem of a piece. Very inspiring. Wishing you a wonderful weekend. Hugs and luv, Gail