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I Tell You This Poem Breaks My Heart

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    "I'll lend you for a while a child of mine," He said. "For you to love the while he lives and mourn for when he's dead. It may be six or seven years, or twenty-two or three, But will you, till I call him back, take care of him for me? He'll bring his charms to gladden you...
    errantmind errantmind 41-45, F Mar 19, 2013

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    Forget Me Nots(roses)

    Red roses were her favourites, her name was also Rose. And every year her husband sent them, tied with pretty bows. The year he died the roses were delivered to her door. The card said, “Be my Valentine,” like all the years before.   Each year he sent...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Apr 14, 2010

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    The Day She Died 6/21/08 And Today She Told Me This Poem June 18 2010

     The day she died November 13, 2008     I watched her turn around I watched her back as she ran away Onto her day. Who would even THINK I'd never see her alive again Never have her hug me Or say I love you       The day she came to...
    iamstillrighthere iamstillrighthere 51-55, F 8 Responses Jun 18, 2010

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    Gone But Not Forgotten

     THE ACHING SOUL I buried my husband and daughter today My soul burns red with pain. No longer will I kiss their faces Or caress their beautiful skin I buried my husband and daughter today God, what have I done wrong? To have them ripped from my arms...
    giggles4488 giggles4488 56-60, F 30 Responses Feb 13, 2010

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    She And Her Gown Are Underground

    I wrote this poem and 10/20/2008.  My 18 year old daughter died on 6/21/08, 4 days before graduation. My life will never be the same.  Maybe it will help someone, i don't, but writing sure helped me. She and Her Gown are Underground    I once knew a little...
    iamstillrighthere iamstillrighthere 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 4, 2010

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    "a Poem I Wrote" I Hope You Like It!

    Sometimes i wanna run, but i know it will catch up with me. Sometimes i wanna hide, but i know it will find me sometimes, I wanna leave but i know it wont let me. Sometimes i wanna pray, but i know it wont be truthful. Sometimes i wanna cry but i know it enjoys it. Sometimes i...
    Anto815 Anto815 46-50, F May 1, 2011

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    I Am Not There. I Did Not Die.

    Do not stand at my grave and forever weep. I am not there; I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blow. I am the diamond glints on snow. I am the sunlight on ripened grain. I am the gentle autumn’s rain. When you awaken in the morning’s hush I am the swift...
    JulySunSoul JulySunSoul 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 26, 2009

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    One of my coworkers was commenting to her supervisor and other coworkers how her arms were cold and she was freezing. I said to everyone, "its just her heart... It makes the rest...
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    Here's another one, completely illogical because I've been watching too many horror movies lol! My daughter woke up one morning, it was 3 and I gave her stuffed animal to her but...
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    Thank you...the unexpected invite last night, though somewhat overdue, was a highlight of my weekend. I was energized with excitement, I don't recall the other times, of when I was...
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe 41-45, F 6 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    but only you can decide. Please take a chance.
    fortisvir fortisvir 31-35, M 17 hrs ago

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    1. I don't take compliments very well. 2. I don't eat chocolates and ice creams unless it's the time of the month, i do eat them. A LOT. 3. I am obsessed with air fresheners. And...
    raiee raiee 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    1- I am Hispanic 2- I love to write poetry 3- I love all kinds of music 4- I hate shopping 5- I have been in love twice 6- I love my job even though it drives my crazy at...
    darktwistedangel1124 darktwistedangel1124 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I won't be the first to tell you this. I can tell when it's about to rain, like I have ESPN or something.
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe 41-45, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    Here's 10 more things about me 1)i have never had my heart broken 2)I love sharks 3)I love the ocean 4)I take care of my mother (she's sick and won't listen to nobody but me...
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    1. i play soccer ever since i was about five yeah its a passion of mine something i loveee an can be doing 24/7 when im bored! 2.my favorite soccer team is borussia Dortmund(my...
    Lightdreamer11 Lightdreamer11 18-21, F 15 Responses 5 days ago

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    1) I'm 14 years old. 2) I'm weird and crazy at home but shy in school unless I'm around my friends. 3) I love swimming and martial arts. 4) I love playing FIFA with my brothers. 5...
    SkylynnDavis SkylynnDavis 13-15, F a week ago

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    Mostly when I'm listening to a beautiful slow song.. I wonder if there is a possibility that you might feel something too?
    shelikesher shelikesher 70+ a week ago

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    Whether you're male or female, straight or gay or whatever. You gotta cut this **** out. No one in real life would walk up to someone else and tell them they're horny. It's...
    uberfuzz uberfuzz 22-25, M 16 Responses a week ago

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    50% of the time none of this feels real - The other 50% of the time everything feels so real and so close to me I have trouble coping - I really do like most people I meet, but I...
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    1 - I'm Northern Irish 2 - 15 years old 3 - I have a younger brother and 2 older sisters 4 - I'm single 5 - my squad is the bestttt ;) Tell me a bit about yourselfffff ;p
    zareenatoor zareenatoor 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 27

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    Yeah want my opinion you got it but note I'll tell you whatever my opinion is good or bad offensive or not. It's just who I am. I always give my honest opinion
    dopegirlfromanotherworld dopegirlfromanotherworld 18-21, F Jun 27

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    this whole EP thing is so hypocritical. everyone tripping over themselves to tell you how superior they are to you if you disagree. rules that make no sense and don't apply to...
    SilenceYouFool SilenceYouFool 56-60 Jun 27

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    1- im divorcing a very controlling person 2- I love feeling protected 3- I know he has a good heart 4- a british man makes me cry every day 5- someone just inboxed me...
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    Well for me being new to this, I'll tell you 10 things about myself. 1. I want to remain anonymous on here. I wanna express myself. So please, don't ask for me to reveal myself. I...
    NotMyselfHere NotMyselfHere 18-21, F Jun 26

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    She was done battling with herself, trying to change who she knew herself to be. She realized the world made it hard enough to be fully, be herself, so why add to the challenge...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 4 Responses Jun 26

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    We met when we were seven years old. She was a creative loner who liked to draw and read. I was a hyperactive oddball that never really fit in anywhere, but tried all the same. The...
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    1. Call me if you need anything. 2. Oh, you can tell me, I promise I won't tell anybody else. 3. It's what's on the inside that's important.
    wrestlingwithhope wrestlingwithhope 41-45, M Jun 24

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    ThatOneN3rd ThatOneN3rd 16-17, M Jun 23

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    I am sorry. I keep trying to explain to myself what happened and it keeps looking like making excuses. I will not makes excuses. I take full responsibility. I should have...
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 2 Responses Jun 23

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    before I met her... I was a huge mess and always thought love didn't exist. I would ALWAYS tell my friends that, especially the ones who were in love. but then one day, I started...
    mariasgirl mariasgirl 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    You know, I love you so much it hurts inside. It leaves this cold and empty feeling in my stomache I've been trying to eliminate for years. I can't tell you how much I love you...
    crackedwriter crackedwriter 18-21, F Jun 22

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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    I wish I could tell you something about me, but I'm afraid I cannot express it in English or in your language. I can't even it express my feelings in my own language as well...
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