Chase the Echoes Away

Updated on March 15, 2018
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Served in the U.S. Army, attended and graduated from The University of Texas-Arlington with a bachelors in psychology and minor in sociology

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When twilight comes and chases away the light,

The echoes of loves lost chime on through the night.

The cascade of whispers keep flooding my mind,

The reflections I see make me wish I was blind.

My mind is an empty amphitheater that awaits the next show,

To showcase the truth I wish I didn’t know.

My candle is low and no longer bright,

I will let the darkness embrace me and take away my sight.

If dawn comes and I live to love another day,

Maybe she will come and chase the echoes away,

Someday.


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      Augustine A Zavala 2 weeks ago from Texas

      It was Peggy. Thank you for the comment and visit.

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      Peggy Woods 2 weeks ago from Houston, Texas

      Very evocative poetry! If this was written from a personal perspective I hope a new love for you is on the horizon.

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      Augustine A Zavala 4 weeks ago from Texas

      Thank you Gypsy, it's right from the heart. Thanks again for the visit.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 weeks ago from Riga, Latvia

      Most beautiful and heartfelt poetry.

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