I Won't be Around Forever

July 17, 2009
By OlulikesPie BRONZE, Bronx, New York
OlulikesPie BRONZE, Bronx, New York
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I'm sorry I didn't come along sooner,
But she did, that's for sure;
And the feelings you developed for her
Are genuine, strong, and pure.

Maybe something could have tied us,
To never come apart;
Except my world's been far from yours
I've never longed for your heart.

The one chance we get to run across the fields
And hold each other tight
Is shattered by our love for others.
To our love we say good-night.


The author's comments:
It's inspired by a dilemma I had between choosing the guy I met and might never see again, for the guy I want and I know will be there, if not necessarily for me.

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on Aug. 6 2009 at 11:19 pm
jennee21_ann GOLD, Helper, Utah
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Favorite Quote:
"Don't gain the world and lose your soul....wisdom is better than silver or gold."

"You can always close a book, but you can never close the mind of a writer."

great job! very powerful. i love the wording and the rhyming, it flowed and made the poem beautiful. well done! :) check out some of my work and comment, i love the feedback!


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