April 11, 2012

Candle Light by Shannon Albo.

Hello lovely readers, this afternoon I came across a short but thought-provoking poem and I simply had to share it with you.

What is a candle to you? A flickering flame in the midst of darkness? The last piercing sight that is said to be seen before passing on? The hazy, awakening sun at dawn? A source of insulation? Or is it a form of pathetic fallacy? I could go on, but there are hundreds of definitions for the symbolic meaning of a candle. 


CANDLE LIGHT

BY SHANNON ALBO


Love is like a candlelight, 
Glowing in the dark 
The warmness kindles 
From a tiny spark. 

The light is soft at first, 
Then, it grows bright, 
For some, it grows over time, 
For some, it's love at first sight. 

If not taken care of, 
The flame will slowly die 
And when it's gone, it leaves you 
Sitting there, wondering, why?

A message of warning lies beneath these three verses. To myself, it seems to instruct each individual to take great care in guarding their own candle (a euphemism for a person's soul). I wonder what you lovely readers think. 

I will end this post with the same question that began it...What is a candle to you?


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3 comments:

  1. Haannah'Charlotte12 April 2012 at 17:02

    This is so sweet Tammy .... ❤

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