Stay (Song)

by Maher   Oct 23, 2017


Excuse me, Miss, may I forget
this broken heart I've yet to set?
I've traveled far but to find rain,
falling gently upon the stains.

Excuse me, Love, may I descend?
Upon your throne, I will pretend.
My breath it falls between the years
it took the stars to scar these dreams.

Would you stay close to me, I'm sure
the heat would beg to burn you more;
like flinging fire into the sun:
the rays don't walk, they only run.

If you'd stay close at hand, I'd show
how love could dry us to the bone.
When Heaven closes, then you'd know:
we'd strayed too close to Hell alone.

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  • 7 months ago

    by Imperfection

    I like this would be cool to hear it as a song

    • 7 months ago

      by Maher

      Thanks, I forgot about this one actually! Will work on it :)

  • 2 years ago

    by Scrittore

    Ever get the track uploaded? Beautiful!

    • 2 years ago

      by Maher

      Thank you :) Not yet but hopefully soon depending on my laziness

  • 2 years ago

    by CJ Maleney


    "Stay (song)" By Maher 4 points

    Judging comment.

    Too close to the sun or too close to hell? Either way it going to burn.

    I simply loved the flow of this poem. It rhymes really well and ones eyes simply dance over it. As lyrics they are astounding.

    A fantastic write which one day, I'm sure we would all love to hewar set to music.

    Great work (4)

    • 2 years ago

      by Maher

      Thank you Craig, very much appreciated. I'll try to upload a track soon :)

  • 2 years ago

    by Kitty Cat Lady

    "it took the stars to scar these dreams"

    Great line! Super write :-)
    =^.^=

    • 2 years ago

      by Maher

      Thanks, glad you liked it :)

  • 2 years ago

    by Em

    Speechless. On point rhyming and have to agree with Ben

    • 2 years ago

      by Maher

      Thanks Em :)

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