Submit your work, meet writers and drop the ads. Become a member
Apr 2016
I came to find you rested
Upon some fabled shore
My ballerina toes gracing
Your ivory piano keys
Can I dance your melody
Without messing up once?

The wind slowly encased
Our bodies with sand
Forever entwined
But still cursed
To die together
I'd rather live without you

One day after eons have past
We will be resurrected
By archeologists
Who will think we are deities
And they shall compare us
To the ghosts of Pompeii

I wonder now if I should have come
To meet you on the beach that day
But something inside of me knew
That before I even walked towards you
Before I even spoke your name
That you'd ruin me
And I came
Leah Barton
Written by
Leah Barton  Orlando
       Jamadhi Verse, A, ---, Pamela Rae, --- and 14 others
Please log in to view and add comments on poems