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As the River Flows by Gilbert Beeraj

As the River Flows
By Gilbert Beeraj

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This is a collection of verses with different themes relating either lost loves, mourning, or sad memories in general. The poems were written at different points in my life, beginning at my teenage years and ending at the year of this publication (2012).

As the River Flows

As the river flows, so does my love
So ever slowly, so ever tranquil
In one direction and never changing
See how unphased the water be
By the rocks placed in the way
See how elegantly it hovers over

For years it flowed toward uncertainty
Having no choice but to brave the current
Unable to control its course
Not knowing what end it would meet

Until one day a roar is heard
And a rainbow seen yonder
There is no recourse but to trust Fate
To place ones life into her hands
And to ho...
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