Mamilapinatapei

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    Poem Commentary

    Recently the readers digest had several words that do not have english translations. Mamilapinatapei was one of those words -meaning ( yahgan one of several indigenous languages) - wordless but meaningful look shared by two people who desire to initiate something. But are afraid to start.

    Mamilapinatapei

    The way I imagined;
    You looked at me today.

    Made my pulse flutter,
    The skipping heartbeat;
    gave me away.

    My true feelings,
    Must be so easy to see.

    I'm unable to hide,
    My lonely souls plea.

    Though your look spoke volumes;
    To my heart.

    I know in more than miles;
    We are far apart.

    Both reluctant;
    To take that,
    next step.

    To scared to give in to what could be;
    An amazing affair.

    But neither;
    Will take the next step.

    So it  is only friendship;
    We will share.

    Knowing to let it go;
    Any further,
    Would only cause strife.

    To the significant others;
    In our life.

    So the image of a look;
    Is all were left,
    To hold onto.

    A hope and a promise;
    Of something,
    That will never come true. 

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    winterkou commented on Mamilapinatapei

    02-18-2011

    another great passion pouring from the heart with lots of emotion and driven to compel the reader to sit and ponder about life and the beauty of love and all its surroundings.

    Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.

    Aristotle (384 BC-322 BC) Greek philosopher.

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