Ivor Hogg

Ready and waiting....Couplets sonnet

I call your name: echo replies.
I listen 'til the echo dies.
The last sound fades and silence reigns.
I hesitate to call again.
I know your spirits flying free
Towards the light triumphantly.
Which I accept reluctantly.
The tears I weep. I weep for me.
I weep for my lost happiness.
I would give all I possess.
To be flying by your side.
That wish remains unsatisfied.
So I must wait impatiently.
For kindly death to set me free.

If you have any suggestions or questions regarding these poems please email me

The Poets Garret
Tir Na nOg Poetry Community