4.23.2015

Poem: "Stay With Me"

CC image by AlicePopkorn via Flickr

Stay With Me
By: Eve Estelle

I don't want you to be a memory,
I don't want you to fade away;
I want you to be here with me,
Please, can't you come and stay?
I just want life to be the way it was,
Like it was before all of this..

I want to hear your voice,
Hear you sing;
I want to hear you laugh,
To hear that tune play when you ring.

I want to see your face,
See you smile;
I want to travel someplace,
Just to be with you for a while.

Hold your hand, hear you joke
You'd teach me things as you lightly poke,
Playing cards and Mario Kart,
You sure did have a golden heart.

I don't want you to be a memory,
I don't want you to fade away;
I'll never forget the things you've done for me,
I just wish you were here to stay.

12 comments:

  1. Wow this was seriously beautiful. :)

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  2. I will stay,don't you worry...kidding. On a serious note this is most beautiful,i love each line,the sentiment,the picture too is beyond beautiful.Thank you for a beautiful post.

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    1. Hah! Thanks Seema, this was another one written with my dad in mind. :) I thought the picture fit well; he was a huge kid at heart, and I just thought the hot air balloon was perfect symbolism for him. Thanks again, as always!

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    2. okay,so this is special.The picture does fit well Eve,i wish he's looking at this and proud ofcourse he is,of you,of himself,to have left a mark so deep that it can never be erased from your mind.Be well my dear friend and post more beautiful writings for me.

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    3. Thank you. :) I'm glad to hear you think so as well. I'll certainly try my best!

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  3. I understand this so well. It really hits home. Beautiful

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    1. I wish none of us had to understand this lol. I wish we could just be with those we love and enjoy forever. Thank you, JP! :)

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