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I Tell You This Poem Breaks My Heart

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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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    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 4 Responses Jun 26, 2009

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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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    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 31 Responses Feb 13, 2010

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    Edgar Guest

    "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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    Ok let's see if I can get this ball rolling and spark some conversations by telling you guys some things about me. 1. I am a Registered Nurse-trauma has always been my passion...
    cntstoptherain cntstoptherain 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    My day starts with your kiss and good wish . My smile starts when you smile My heart jumps when you want me My life shines when your near me My day ends with thoughts of you...
    LT167 LT167 31-35, F Mar 21

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    Hey everybody! I'm Troy and I'll tell you 20 things about myself! 1. I make YouTube videos 2. I love music (I have 11,000 songs from very different genres!) 3. I'm really good at...
    TroyAlexanderTheGreat TroyAlexanderTheGreat 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    It's like one day we were talking on the phone, saying how we just couldn't wait any longer to hold eachother, to see eachothers face again without a computer screen holding back...
    pillsofdiamond pillsofdiamond 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    I will tell you and lf i don't like you i don't care if I hurt your feelings or nah. You will get the truth, ops
    lilbiatch lilbiatch 16-17, F Mar 4

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    I realized my profile is filled with pretty depressing things...soo, I'll tell you 10 things about me cx 1. I have purple hair ^.^ 2. I love the "Grunge" style 3. I'm extremely...
    Xbr0Kenx Xbr0Kenx 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    Just when I am falling head-over-heels, you pulled back and you withdraw and you threaten to disappear.You know that I have started loving you and thinking of you and caring about...
    fuglygirlonthebench fuglygirlonthebench 22-25, F Mar 20

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    Hey everybody! I'm Troy and I'll tell you 10 things about myself! 1. I make YouTube videos 2. I love music (I have 11,000 songs from very different genres!) 3. I'm really good at...
    TroyAlexanderTheGreat TroyAlexanderTheGreat 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I don't ask for or desire much in life. It's easy to get over a broken heart if someone breaks my heart because I see the good in so many things. My heart gets broken a lot but I...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 13 hrs ago

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    1. i love vinyls and cassette tapes. 2. im obsessed with the band H.I.M.! 3. i play guitar. 4. i love the rain. 5. i write poems. 6. i work overnight. 7. i think love is the best...
    johnmack79 johnmack79 26-30, F Mar 21

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    It was early spring ,several years ago.To early to plant anything in garden.I came home to my son's question."what were the piles in the garden boxes? I hope I didn't blow up some...
    jammernichtful jammernichtful 51-55, F 3 hrs ago

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    Am I in the wrong here? I will value your opinion! Is American media forcing Hispanic culture on the country? not at all if you have a mind of your own and use it justsailingMe...
    SouthernBelle2 SouthernBelle2 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 6

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    When my cousin was 19 years old he was minding his own business on a bus when someone shot at him and got him right in his stomach . His heart beat stopped, but they were able to...
    Princeofnothing Princeofnothing 18-21, M Mar 21

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    While signing up here on EP, I put a lavender-scented potpourri oil in the oil burner in the room to relax myself. Hence, the name Lavender from my username. My heart was really...
    LavenderHart009 LavenderHart009 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    1. Im a female between 37-40 of age 2. Dancer. 3. I love to sing though the music dont like me. lol 4. I love mind games like puzzles and suduko 5. I love to cook. 6. I love...
    sexydivide sexydivide 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    1.I'm asian half chinese half japanese 2.I'm in my thirties and i love thirties 3.I want to find my happiness in my heart before i die no matter what 4.I adore all kinds of animals...
    Juri0902 Juri0902 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    1. I often have trouble sleeping, which is why I'm typing this list at 1:30 in the morning. 2. I am a college student, and I have no idea what I'm majoring in yet. 3. I have...
    ImaginaryAlchemist ImaginaryAlchemist 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 7

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    I'm a hopeless romantic. I am a free spirit. I love my daughters. I am very passionate. I used to be a nurse. I enjoy helping others. I am psychic, loving, kind, non judgemental...
    BeyondGreenEyes BeyondGreenEyes 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 6

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    1) I am a Viking in training. 2) I am a Norseman at heart 3) I am an apprentice at a local black smithing club. 4) my friends as I are huge into airsoft. 5) I am a nerd when it...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 6

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    1) I am Gay 2) I am currently married to a straight woman 3) I have two children 4) I have a big heart 5) I love fashion 6) I'm very creative 7) I'm insecure 8) I think...
    RobertE22 RobertE22 31-35 Mar 7

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    So I think I might be gay, and I've been struggling with it since 4th grade. Im a senior in high school now...and I'm torn between my religion and what my heart feels and wants. I...
    notquitesoquaint notquitesoquaint 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    1. Electric Light Orchestra is my favorite thing in the entire world 2. I've never had a "best friend" 3. I want to learn to sing opera one day 4. When I was seven, I threw my...
    QueenNobody QueenNobody 18-21, F Mar 18

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    Phantom of the Opera :) I believe Christine really loved Erik and in my opinion she chose to stay with him. She changed him for the better. She saw into his heart :)
    UnmaskedHearts UnmaskedHearts 18-21, F Mar 21

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    1. I am 38 2. I am a mom 3. I don't like to wear bras 4. I love old punk rock 5. I love the beach 6. I am 5'5" 7. I love to workout 8. I'm really nice 9. I am young at heart. 10. I...
    greenamber greenamber 36-40, F 7 Responses Mar 21

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    1. I think Anthony Bourdain is brilliant. He might be crass but his writing is impeccable and he's really entertaining. 2. I still watch Disney movies and I cry in most of them...
    herethereandeverywhere herethereandeverywhere 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Play the right cards, I ain't afraid to work it, Brush 'em right off, when they say I don't deserve it. Hands on my heart, you, you keep my fire burning
    Feelinthebeat Feelinthebeat 46-50, F 1 Response a week ago

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    hiii. .. when I was 17.... I made an orkut account. .. I was so fat definitely obsessed. .. finally met a guy... called vaibhav... He s so handsome mean while very good... We were...
    kirti92 kirti92 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    -I have a background in martial arts-yes I have sorta a bf but im still "open"-I do cut myself-I have depression-I lost someone I was really close-the picture connected is REALLY...
    mythlover mythlover 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    People can touch us in ways that we cannot even begin to imagine. Many times people think that gifts of the material kind are what matters in terms of sentiment. However, I beg to...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    There isn't anything I can change about the past, but sometimes when you try to put it all behind you something will make your heart bring it back into your mind, because it is...
    ladyPlum ladyPlum 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    I tell people im doing good when im not. I tell them its ok if they just show up unannounced when its not. I tell them im not busy when they call and theres a million things I have...
    mydilemmas mydilemmas 36-40, F a week ago

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    i definitely will , but just that one special woman in my life right now :) and forever if she wants :) my heart right now is so filled with her love and she knows it :) i'm truly...
    ddanny80 ddanny80 31-35, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    This group is to tell what thing? I've no idea. Can anyone tell me? :)
    vitnesse vitnesse 18-21, M Mar 21

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    I ' m triene Today I practiced about to tour 's program to company severed consumer telling information of some place I do
    nimkansiri nimkansiri 22-25, F Mar 13

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    My grandparents house has been known to be haunted since at least the 70s. It is at least 140 something years old, but it may have been built before that, around the Civil War. My...
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 13

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