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Ocean

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Ocean

A small house, a dim light,
faint smells of stale prawns.
I searched the ocean, 
boat with a broken mast,
for the sounds which faded away,
slowly into darkness.
I was still, a wrinkled and torn shirt…
and few moments of an uncommon and undeserved love.
 
All was just a moment away, 
already stolen by my beer bottle and ashtray full of smoke.
I heard her walk into me, into crowds of happiness,
and also my lonely sorrows.
Probably I kept on silently running in the forest,
deeper and deeper into eternity. 

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  1. Date: 6/22/2013 11:17:00 AM
    a search of broken mass... reminds me of many lighthouse stories.. love it... a very deep run into eternity. thank you for sharing... LUV~ Linda

  1. Date: 6/19/2013 7:15:00 PM
    And the search continues ....... dark visual imagery that you use is awesome ........ looking for more lots of love-Shiraz

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    Date: 6/22/2013 3:44:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank You so much Shiraz.