A poem about memories and who makes them.

One last memory
Come share it with me
This last chance to see
What we grew to be
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We traveled so far
To follow our star
And bore every scar
To say here we are
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And tides washed the shore
Where we used to play
And kiss everyday
To never need more
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One last memory
A moment set free
When lovers like we
Met our destiny
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Two flowers in bloom
A gentle perfume
Dispelling all gloom
That dreams may resume
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And time washed the shore
Where we used to stray
As kisses set way
To be there once more
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One last memory
This past fantasy
That asked for no fee
For heavens to flee
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And once more we’re there
With so much to share
No needs and no care
Just bask in the air
Of last memory
That you made with me

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  • stevetheblogger on Jul 20, 2012

    Oh Martin you brought tears to my eyes Ray Charles one of if not the best performers of all time.
    Best Wishes
    stevetheblogger

  • lauralu on Jul 20, 2012

    Really beautiful thanks

  • Tulan on Jul 20, 2012

    I loved him too, a wonderful tribute.

  • Sikuncil on Jul 20, 2012

    i like it martin kloess :D

  • Eunike on Jul 20, 2012

    Agree with you

  • odieonekanobe on Jul 21, 2012

    I like this poem alot and thanks for your comment on my post

  • smokychristine on Jul 21, 2012

    Very n ice!

  • realityspeaks on Jul 21, 2012

    Beautiful

  • sabanawaz on Jul 21, 2012

    lovely

  • eaa1118 on Jul 21, 2012

    The power of art does reside in tender awareness of the transient…

    You have nuanced it so:-)

    Thank you:-)

  • elee on Jul 21, 2012

    the cognitive process by which the memory is retained

  • Lisa Marie Mottert on Jul 21, 2012

    Lovely and heartfelt…

  • Marquis de Joker on Jul 21, 2012

    Memory is not the same as history… just something you made me think about, well done

  • aheed411 on Jul 21, 2012

    I loved him too

  • iva75cpb on Jul 21, 2012

    Simply a masterpiece that shall be remembered!

  • Kharla Jolly on Jul 21, 2012

    This is so beautiful, Martin. Your words made me cry
    Thanks for a lovely poem, one of the best I’ve ever read

  • Jswana on Jul 22, 2012

    Beautiful poem and such a romantic picture! :)

  • JoziShaun on Aug 14, 2012

    Inspiring. Thank you.

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