I keep on dying again.
Veins collapse, opening like the
Small fists of sleeping
Children.
Memory of old tombs,
Rotting flesh and worms do
Not convince me against
The challenge. The years
And cold defeat live deep in
Lines along my face.
They dull my eyes, yet
I keep on dying,
Because I love to live.

  • 5
  • 4
  •  
  •  
S'identifier Commentaires...

Préféré par...

Janaviya Juan Michael Orhan Levin Em McDougall D. Thurmond   aka  JEF (James Everett Falcon) keria
Email

Autres oeuvres par Maya Angelou...

Quelques poètes qui suivent Maya Angelou...

CLEMENTINE Janaviya Grant-Grey Guda AlyiRed Aurora María Altamirano Ramírez R.Michael Holland