The Timely Fool. A poem.

Long years of suffering,
so tinged with hope and fear.
I have watched you from afar,
but outstayed my welcome, here.
Now, your door has shut so tight
and my path to you is blocked.
Now, I’m back to wandering,
to the relentless ticks of clocks.

I wish that you could sight me, here,
from your tower, oh so tall.
But I am just a speck to you,
a distant, lonely thrall.
As I wonder through this wilderness,
my thoughts belong to you,
and as days turn into nights, adieu,
I’m your lost and timely fool.

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Published by Laidback DM

I’m a writer who loves tabletop role playing games, poetry and (you guessed it) writing.

6 thoughts on “The Timely Fool. A poem.

  1. Always a masterpiece……. Timely fool is like a person that didn’t utilise his/her opportunity to express his/her love until there is no longer an opportunity to….


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