waves

the sky dipped down 
below the stern 
the water lept and roared 
the bow pointed 
towards the deep 
so we couldn’t see the shore. 
my love did wail 
the day I left 
my father gravely warned 
the sea was angry 
all that day my friends 
would see me no more. 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: