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Eyes Are All

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Eyes Are All

Eyes are all
Mirrors of the soul
Guilt or innocence
Joy or sorrow
Weeping tears of hope
For tomorrow…

©DGA 07 August 2011 14:11

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Author: adeeyoyo

I am a middle-aged South African woman, living in Johannesburg. I began writing poetry towards the end of May 2010. I love animals – sometimes more than people!

22 thoughts on “Eyes Are All

  1. They are, and this rings so true.Eyes can tell us so much.

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  2. Nice, Denise.
    You were right about poem length not being important.
    This one is lovely.
    John

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  3. they do tell so much, with minute changes

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  4. Perhaps we are only seeing the world behind our eyes when we look to another’s?

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  5. Great Adee…I always look at eyes when I meet someone…they have to smile!

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  6. So true. Eyes are also the poet’s friend. So many poems have been written on the messages of they eyes. We depend on them to see and to recognize those we know. Most of the brain’s facial recognition is focused on and around the eyes. They will never lose their allure.

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  7. You can tell a lot from a person’s eyes, and even with animals. Eyes can speak volumes; they are truly the mirror to the soul.

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  8. Fantastic. When people smile and the smile doesn’t reach their eyes I worry. I don’t think you can trust people like that. Great poem!

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  9. It is perhaps easy to contain one’s emotion but it is hard to conceal it without spilling through the eyes.

    Good write Denise

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  10. Hard to hide pain ….

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  11. nice…so much can be seen in eyes…the tears of hope for tomorrow pings my heart for sure…

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