Orpheus' Lament

Orpheus' Lament

I do not think you understand
This war was never really planned

It's destiny that makes the call
And hearts don't get their say at all

The soul I thought would not be found
With yours had been so deeply bound

But all for naught I did descend
Into this hell without an end

For time is like the battle cry
That slowly waits for love to die

Words: ©05/04/2020LCR
Image: CCO

Form: Rhyming Couplet


  1. So sad but true

    1. It is a sad story, it's loosely based on the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. But even in myth there usually is a grain of truth.


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