Cold, Rainy Night



In solitude, I stare at the night sky
Drifting, like a bottle in the sea
If the love I felt was just a dream
Is it justified to sleep forever?

Until the sands of time run out,
We will never be apart
In all my dreams, this I wished
So why are all the beautiful moments fleeting?
It puts a strain in my heart
My thoughts fill with melancholy
On this cold, rainy night

About this poem

I wrote this poem during a particular night when the sound of the rain and the cold filled me with a feeling of both calmness and thinking.

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Written on August 23, 2022

Submitted by aberja2 on August 25, 2022

Modified on April 28, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme XAXX XBXXBAX
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 366
Words 78
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 4, 7

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