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Promises
by Zenith Elliott

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Promises broken, promises kept, promises spoken...never forget...


 


Power of a promise- words suspended like


icicles, glistening rainbow orbs projecting


artic visions, entombed forever in crystal


flutes, simultaneously sipping nectar


nuturing eternal trust between two beings...


           ~                       ~                    ~


Validity of a promise- reaching deep into the


pit of a scarred temple, weeping acid tears


upon tainted pillows brushed with sincere


intentions, lonely are the words locked in


eternal vaults, banished from worldly light...


       ~                         ~                       ~


Betrayal of a promise- shattered morsels


carelessly strewn throughout a kingdom,


an ancient ceremony thriving, relegating


mortal desires awaiting a frenzied destiny,


loyal in subservient bondage, never freed...


      ~                         ~                        ~


A lone teardrop


             A promise broken


                                A promise kept


                                                   Never forget ~


 


 


 


 



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Reviewed by Fr. Kurt Messick 2/6/2004
nicely done
Reviewed by Marie Wadsworth 12/21/2003
Filled with hope and beauty. I think people take for granted what promises are nowaday and that's sad. Profound piece.
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 12/21/2003
This is Excellent Zenith.
Reviewed by Bonita Quesinberry 12/20/2003
And, the Lord knew He was the only one who keeps promises: so, He told us to say, "Lord willing, I will do this or that." Beautifully written, Zenith, and so true. ~~Bonnie Q
Reviewed by E T Waldron 12/20/2003
A profound poem with much wisdom! I learned long ago never to make promises.They always hurt more than they help...
Reviewed by Evelyn Simon 12/20/2003
Wow, deep. Excellently done.
Reviewed by George Carroll 12/20/2003
Promises, promises always promises, nary a one ever kept. Bravo Z
Reviewed by - - - - - TRASK 12/20/2003
12-20-03

YEP_ NEVER MAKE A PROMISE YOU CAN'T KEEP!

TRASK
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 12/20/2003
Promises could be a problem!!

Love tinka
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 12/20/2003
(((zenith)))

i have missed you--this is a beautiful write--BRAVA, well done!

(((HUGS))) and love,

karla. :) *merry christmas*
Reviewed by Carmen Ruggero 12/20/2003
Hard to make, even harder to keep. But some always do keep their promises, and those we call friends. Good write.

Carmen
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 12/20/2003
Promises are so important. Great write!

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