In search of peace

In search of peace short poem

why do you question
something that is understood
why do you question someone
who will not understand
why do you wail
when no one hears you scream
why do you love
when love doesn’t exist
what has become of you
what have you become
why do you look up to others
when they cannot be looked up to
yes it is lonely
and yes you are lonesome
but that is how it has to be
if you desire peace
peace is an elusive whore
it will make you sell everything
you body your soul
till you turn cold and bitter
lie battered and broken
and then it will smile on you
and ask you in stingy silence
why, what for…
don’t you know nothing lasts.

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Nothing enthralls me anymore, Nothing surprises me anymore, I know not the depth of my own soul, nothing allures me anymore..............
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@zyborg this poem makes one think of how futile all this chaos around is. ‘In search of peace’ when someone stumbles upon a verse like this one, a lot of questions are answered. Your words are powerful.

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hello your poem inspired me these lines …..As death takes every one,,,,,in to hell or paradise,,,you take me to joy or sorrow,,,,at both sunset or sun rise,,,,,,As the body is dead ,,,,,without ts sou,,,,,my soul every where without you is without goal

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