I KNOW THE TRUTH

I Know The Truth! All previous truths – depart!
We don’t have to with others be fight seekers.
Behold: see night: soon the darkness will start.
What do you say – poets, lovers, and leaders?

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SONNETS FROM THE PORTUGUESE – XLI

I thank you all, who have loved me so right
with your hearts entwined in mine. Thank-you
each, who have remained: in her voices-view
when my prison-walls appeared so tight;

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FINDING LOVES TRUTH

Inhabiting the hopeful daze of tomorrows dreams
Provides the nourishment to want, the passion to change,
……………………..the willingness to love.

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#LIKE@GIVE@LIVE

I wonder what our world be
If each one was to pay a fee
For each comment and every like
A pound for the weak and each tyke
That suffers in the world today.
Let the experiment begin:
………………I’ll pay!
Let our kindness and care win:
………………Just say!

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SONNETS OF ETERNAL HOPE – III

Oh please let the love I hold for you last
And survive all those times I live in fast;
In starvation’s hope for a fresh new way
Let me hold on, linger and with you stay.

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