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What I Learned From Sadness

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What I Learned From Sadness

What I Learned From Sadness

 

What I learned from sadness was,

even if it seems endless

surely someday it will finish.

Anyway, when we die, it will end.

 

What I learned from sadness was,

even if I comfort someone,

I can’t remove their sadness.

That is why, I shall cry with them.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

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Date: 5/30/2017 9:51:00 AM
A really beautiful written poem,but remember their isn t any type of sadness that doen t get heal by the passage of time,however I m new on this site and would really appreciate if you could find time to read my poems and give your honest reviews about them
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Date: 5/30/2017 11:12:00 AM
When we obtain something valuable from our suffer, we can feel satisfaction. This doesn't erase sadness, but we can have joy deep inside us. Probably artists beautifully expressing sadness can feel this kind of joy, I believe. Thank you for your nice comment, Faraz.
Date: 5/28/2017 7:12:00 AM
Hi Felicia, concise poem on sadness, most of us have been there at one time or another. Well written free verse poem. A big 7. :))))
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Felicia Jarvis
Date: 5/29/2017 12:40:00 AM
Thank you Regina. I like poems using simple words but expressing deep thoughts.