She stalked in quietly, secret love is on her mind.
She knows she's been hurt before, but it'll be different this
A smile plays on her face as she lays a rose on his desk.
A note that says "I love you"....what will happen next?
class begins and his room grows quiet,
She's anxious, nervous, she really can't hide it.
He's late; The minutes are
just passing by,
But in the distance she swears she hears the clouds sigh.
She still holds a doubt in which she suppressed.
all the thoughts of her past are regressed.
His teacher approaches and speaks in a soft voice,
The words he spoke were
betrayed by his choice.
She leaves the room quickly, noone knows why she's crying.
Nobody knows of his fate; either
he's dead or he's dying.
I caught sight of his downfall; the last words he spoke,
He whispered "I love you" but other
words were choked.
And what pain worse for him but to bring,
In his hand he clutched tightly a diamond ring.
her hand in marriage on that very same day,
We spoke not a word 'cause there was nothing to say.
We watched her clutch
him tightly in his last moments of death,
To stay with her for one more second, he held his last breath.
one final kiss upon his weakened cheek,
Goodbye was the last thing on her mind this week.
She wished him through her
tears to a painless release.
Then his inner strength failed and his heartbeat ceased.
A shiny teardrop fell and rested
on his lips,
That would be the last time he'd feel his true love's kiss.
She leaned forward gently and whispered "I
Eternity lasts forever...but you'll never know for who.
And back in that room, a red rose lies at rest,
within it are their memories; it'll last hours at best...
It's lush green leaves lie with water it's perspired.
forgotten the moment she lost all she desired.
Her love for him and his love for her,
Life and death could not even
begin to deter.
Through his ring to her he signed off how his love forever grows,
And her love for him is locked within
a forgotten rose.