neonman asked in Arts & HumanitiesPoetry · 1 decade ago

Is good-bye really good-bye?

Good bye?

Good byes are transitory

a wave, a smile, a warm kiss

leaving only starts the timer

till reunion once again

Be not sad, but glad, time spent

kiss the flower there before

smell the sweetness, savor one

some memories... never fade

This sojourn, this speckled road

calls out, all departing times

horizons wait, the road's clock

good byes are...transitory

15 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    No, good bye is not really good bye. Very nice and soothing, thank you.

  • jenny
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    Some good-byes are the longest ever known, And now I think

    on ------------are all Byes "good"

    I am now tempted to post a poem wrote in 1997, maybe I

    will-------- This is an interesting study on the word and takes my mind to many places, ever in wonder who said the first

    good- bye, and the cousin words to good-bye, farewell, adieu,

    etc. Horizions do await, Kudos! on a deep subject with just a word!

  • 1 decade ago

    Yes, good byes are transitory. In addition, a good bye is a hello to something new.

  • 1 decade ago

    Many good-byes are merely "au revoirs." Let us hope that at least some are "transitory."

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  • gale s
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    Chow,adios,bonjour,farewell, shalom

    It is good-bye where ever you may roam.

    The one I use when leaving a good friend

    God bless, take care, until we meet again.

  • 1 decade ago

    Good, a short walk down memory lane. Thank you.

  • 1 decade ago

    No. Good Bye need not always be Good Bye. It can also be Bad Buy sometimes..... :-8

  • 1 decade ago

    Depends on who's saying it, and why. Very beautiful poem my friend. One could learn much from Neonman!

  • sher
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    Very beautiful poem

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Very nice. Memories will fade.

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