invisibly chained

I cannot recall the number of times

he had advised not to revisit the ghostworlds of regret

as if they were joy destroying wastelands

parched,occupied by minions of a strange purpose

a dead fleshed country,its blood long ago spilled

or a gateway opening into mind raping voids

threatening pits entitled despair.

 

For he himself had known only too well

their clinging powers,their false honey traps

how they can trawl you back to their painful exhumations

or drag you down below their sad surfaces

and how omnipresent  are those blurred spectorial images

rancidly reverberating 

enforcing thoughts to dance again and again in whirls of old losses

even after decades.

 

Yes,he knew well of the damage

the unstoppable temptations to return

to scar to sacrifice promises of the future

as he was made to do more times than his wearied soul needed to remember

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◄ Bonk Island...........;0)

ennui ►

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Raj Ferds

Fri 22nd Sep 2017 17:02

Oh you never fail to entertain my sweet Rose. Mwaaah.
Grandpa Ferds? Naaah.

xxx

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Rose Casserley

Thu 21st Sep 2017 21:39

Raj,'golden oldies' is my pet name for Patricia and Stef Wilde and Desmond is one of the kind 'like' button pusher's.

Although to me you ARE golden,there is no way I would have the disrespect to add 'oldie' to that description..

is there Grandpa Ferds?...........😁



only kidding kiddo!


Rose 💋

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Raj Ferds

Tue 19th Sep 2017 06:51

Ma Rose, not sure I take too kindly to being called 'goldie oldie' but I find Rajjy boy quite endearing (hugs).

I'm on standby for your next gem!
Lotsa love.
Rajjy boy

P.S. who on earth is Desmond??

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Rose Casserley

Mon 18th Sep 2017 20:39

ta lots to the two golden oldies,Rajjy boy and Desmond'

Raj-your request granted and appearing on a pc screen near you asap.


Rose 💋💋💋

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Raj Ferds

Fri 15th Sep 2017 12:10

Beautifully melancholic Rose.

Now can I send in a request for more upbeat, cheeky, naughty one. Just to lift our spirits!!

Raj xx

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Patricia and Stefan Wilde

Wed 13th Sep 2017 18:45

fantastically gloomy stuff Rose!


P&S xx

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