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Love's Eternal Death

The hollow eyes of love are never gone
They keep within the waves of trembled tears
From days so poor when love was looked upon
And one where the deepest pain adheres
They give my eyes of love such sad refrain
To think that love would ever be so cruel
And find it was illusion self-contain
When love so grand became so minuscule
To hold love once in dreamer's mind I've flown
And found the point of rest its final breath
To know I will forever be alone
Cry now as then for its eternal death
I found a love to hold and saw it die
Inside depth of darkest pain, I ask why


7/29/17

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017




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Date: 2/8/2018 11:17:00 PM
Congratulations on your win, Frederic! Great choice for the contest. Hugs Eve ~`*
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Date: 2/8/2018 6:35:00 PM
Returning with a big congratulations Frederic on your fantastic win with your hauntingly beautiful sonnet. Warmest wishes. ~Susan
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Date: 2/5/2018 9:12:00 PM
Congrats on this haunting rhythmic winning sonnet, Frederic.
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Date: 2/5/2018 4:07:00 PM
One of your many brilliant sonnets, that music is so sad.. I can see why you chose this one, it rhymes and flows so well and is full of emotion... Congratulations on your placement in the contest, I am happy you entered and the poem will be showcased..
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Date: 8/20/2017 4:50:00 AM
Extremely sad and beautiful Frederic and the violin was the coup de grace. Fantastic a fave!
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Date: 8/15/2017 6:13:00 PM
Oh Freddie, I found this poem to be sad.From the beginning to the end. have a nice evening my friend.
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Date: 8/15/2017 2:31:00 AM
Beautiful!
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Date: 8/14/2017 8:34:00 PM
Hi Frederic, the imagery is so hauntingly beautiful and the pain palpable. My heart breaks for you... Congratulations on your win!
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Date: 8/11/2017 2:39:00 PM
One of the very best sonnets I've read in a long, long time! Congrats on a well deserved placement.. A fav....
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Date: 8/11/2017 10:44:00 AM
Each time I read this poetic gem I appreciate it more and more, congrats Frederick on another win with this poem!
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Date: 8/11/2017 5:40:00 AM
So sad and touching. You write about this wonderful emotion so well. Well deserved 1st place! Congrats :) Sunita
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Date: 8/11/2017 3:55:00 AM
I think anyone who reads this knows its quality and excellence - this is just exquisite, and I had to give it the number one nod. Congrats on FIRST PLACE, Frederic!
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Date: 8/11/2017 1:16:00 PM
Thank you Greg for your kindness
Date: 8/6/2017 8:47:00 AM
Outstanding! I believe a poets greatest honor, is to move someone with their work. You have done that my friend.
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Date: 8/5/2017 11:02:00 PM
This is absolutely wonderful, Frederic, and I have to fav it ... extraordinary writing, full of imagery and poignant emotion. A melancholy masterpiece. Love it!
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Date: 8/5/2017 6:43:00 PM
Congratulations on having this wonderful poem honored with Third Placement! You know how much I love it! : )
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Date: 8/5/2017 4:53:00 PM
Such a heartbreaking sonnet Frederic many congratulations on your win:-) hugs Jan xx
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Date: 8/5/2017 11:11:00 AM
Hi Frederic, beautiful write. Congratulations on your win and POTD honors :)
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Date: 8/5/2017 1:58:00 AM
So heart breaking! Great write congrats on your win!
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Date: 8/4/2017 12:16:00 PM
This was beautifully done, sadness takes over the reader, just what I was looking for, thanks Frederick for always giving your best, congrats on a top 3 win!
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Date: 8/1/2017 10:42:00 AM
Reading about love is always a pleasure and you express the uniqueness of this emotion so very well. Congrats on POTD. :)
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Date: 8/1/2017 1:25:00 AM
Such a deep, sad sonnet, beautifully written. Congratulations on POTD
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Date: 8/1/2017 12:33:00 AM
Sadly finite and beautiful
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Date: 7/31/2017 10:18:00 PM
Let me join the others and congratulate you on having this fantastic piece honored with POTD! You already know I faved it my friend! : )
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Date: 7/31/2017 12:01:00 PM
A sad sonnet,Frederic, so well written! Congratulations on POTD ~*
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Date: 7/31/2017 11:43:00 AM
Hi Frederic, What a sad yet well written sonnet. You expressed the dynamics of "love" very well. Congratulations on getting the poem of day. It was most definitely well deserved:-) Alexis
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