Rate this poem:(5.00 / 1 vote)

Eyes in the depths of the universe



Nine planets of the solar system
Fastened by nine invisible chains
No one can escape
Days after days the eyes in the depths of the universe traveling billions of light years
Entertained by the never ending game of human on earth
No matter how many times it is updated and upgraded
Life and death repeat same cycles
Fruit feeding
Oxygen sustains
The ocean nourishes the earth with rainwater
The earth crosses the ocean to catch shrimp and fish
Fallen leaves become fertilizer for new leaves
The cries of the newborns mixed with the cries at the funeral
The tree is planted for the tree to fall, for shipbuilding and house building
Romeo and Juliet's love between men and women
But a chemical reaction that can't be stopped
We are all guinea pigs in the earth laboratory
Hurricanes, hails, earthquakes, cancers, coronavirus , AIDS
Watching the human’s reactions
Don't worry about tomorrow's plots
Today's drama is enough to exhaust us
The eyes in the depths of the universe
Watching us go through wars and peace
The shifts from love to hate
Rotation of ascending and descending
The next millennium repeats the previous one
Even the planets have no freedom to derail
The eyes in the depths of the universe
Overflowing with love also laying down roadblocks
Font size:
 

Written on October 03, 2021

Submitted by lawminghai on October 03, 2021

1:05 min read
30 Views

Discuss this Sam Hain poem with the community:

0 Comments

    Translation

    Find a translation for this poem in other languages:

    Select another language:

    • - Select -
    • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
    • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
    • Español (Spanish)
    • Esperanto (Esperanto)
    • 日本語 (Japanese)
    • Português (Portuguese)
    • Deutsch (German)
    • العربية (Arabic)
    • Français (French)
    • Русский (Russian)
    • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
    • 한국어 (Korean)
    • עברית (Hebrew)
    • Gaeilge (Irish)
    • Українська (Ukrainian)
    • اردو (Urdu)
    • Magyar (Hungarian)
    • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
    • Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Italiano (Italian)
    • தமிழ் (Tamil)
    • Türkçe (Turkish)
    • తెలుగు (Telugu)
    • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
    • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
    • Čeština (Czech)
    • Polski (Polish)
    • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Românește (Romanian)
    • Nederlands (Dutch)
    • Ελληνικά (Greek)
    • Latinum (Latin)
    • Svenska (Swedish)
    • Dansk (Danish)
    • Suomi (Finnish)
    • فارسی (Persian)
    • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
    • հայերեն (Armenian)
    • Norsk (Norwegian)
    • English (English)

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this poem to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Eyes in the depths of the universe" Poetry.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Oct. 2021. <https://www.poetry.com/poem/111172/eyes-in-the-depths-of-the-universe>.

    Become a member!

    Join our community of poets and poetry lovers to share your work and offer feedback and encouragement to writers all over the world!

    More poems by

    Sam Hain

    »

    Browse Poetry.com

    Quiz

    Are you a poetry master?

    »
    Which female American poet, who was little-known during her lifetime, but had nearly 1800 of her poems published posthumously, rarely titled her poems?
    • A. Sylvia Plath
    • B. Sara Teasdale
    • C. Emily Dickinson
    • D. Amy Lowell

    Our favorite collection of

    Famous Poets

    »