His sweetheart’s wedding

A poem told in the third perspective. A man and a woman loved each other but the woman then suddenly leaves to get married to someone else, leaving the man heartbroken, in despair and alone, breaking all the vows she made with him in the process. The woman thus, without hesitation, marries someone else as if the man did not matter, without any qualms for what she was doing.

Invictus by William Ernest Henley

"The poetry that inspired a nation". I am sharing here the favourite poetry of Nelson Mandela and one of my favourites as well. It is 'Invictus' by William Ernest Henley. Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul.… Continue reading Invictus by William Ernest Henley