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Regrets

Series: Fragments of my mind

By CyrusPublished 5 months ago 1 min read
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Regrets
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3 February, 2022, night

Regrets

Crowded days

Lonely nights

I wish you were by my side

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Stroke of night

Hold me tight

Pull me in your arms tonight

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Speed of light

Pace of flight

Blur the lines of time and tide

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Drunken plight

Lost my might

Pity I let you off my sight.

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~ End ~

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    • Short elegy with the persona mourning for the loss of his/her beloved. Tonality is useful in the analysis here to get the key emotion he/she goes through. How the beloved leaves him/her, you decide.
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Cyrus

Welcome to the fragments of my mind. Thoughts. Ideas. All once a chaotic yet artistic mess, before I expanded them into entire, complete poems.

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  • Ace Melee4 months ago

    Poignant and love the rhyme. It's very beautiful. It's been a while since I have read a short elegy.

  • River Joy4 months ago

    I love the rhyming in this, it adds something special to an already beautiful piece. Absolutely beautiful and powerful and yearning. Well done.

  • Celia in Underland4 months ago

    Such a simple but beautiful expression of regret. The rhyming somehow addded to the poignancy ot it 🤍

  • Manisha Dhalani5 months ago

    I liked this. Somehow you framed regret in such a beautiful way!

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