No Longer

“Dublin Bay” Patrick Naughton




Standing above the world

Splatter of rain beating beneath my feet

The drama that caused these tears will never repeat

For I will no longer weep

No longer welcome in the world you see

I wish I could have said it again

The simplest words that can save

I love you

So keep away

Move on

Because I cannot stay

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SoCal Native with an appetite for baking, cooking, and all things food.
  • Hey! I didn’t know you had made it on to Expats. Welcome 😀

    I feel like there are a few different ways one could interpret this. I think that’s the beauty of poetry- it can be whatever you want it (or need it) to mean.

    Well done!

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  • Benjamin,

    Another wonderful poem. Keep them coming. 🙂

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