Curtain call

Andrew Charles Forrest

When the dance is almost over

When the night's devoid of hope

Thoughts spring to tomorrow

And how my loves will cope

When the light is fading darker

When the laughter turns to song

Have hope for resurrection

Have hope you made them strong



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  • orchidee

    You had one too many, with that title of this fine poem?! I'm shure you willsh be shober soon. Good acting innit? lol.

  • kevin browne

    That's just brilliant. Loved the flow and the rhythm feeling to the this beautiful poem. Great job.

  • FineB

    Hello Andrew,

    That was a beautiful poem.

    Everything must end at some time or other.

    There is a season for everything.

    Keep writing FineB


    GOOD EVENING ANDREW ~ Thanks for sharing a very elegant ODE replete with Rhyme & Rhythm ! Everything in this life must have an ending ~ But for those who have FAITH ~ Life goes ON & ON & ON & ON in the next GENERATION ! Some of the Happiest Poeple I know are GRANDPARENTS ~ AMEN

    Blessings & Peace & Love ~ ANGELA & BRIAN XOX
    Please check our POEM on HELIUM ~ Thanks

  • Michael Edwards

    This is something special - great work Andrew.

  • Neville

    how upon how I share the underpinning thought that inspired this very memorable write....

  • Goldfinch60

    That strength is certainly within you Andrew and may it continue so to be.

  • Neville

    what a beaut you have penned here sir.... and I have no doubt they shall do you credit..... N

  • Suresh

    We played the part, we know how

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