You See Too Much

December 10, 2011
By Plain-Jane ELITE, Grandview, Missouri
Plain-Jane ELITE, Grandview, Missouri
108 articles 2 photos 76 comments

Favorite Quote:
"And the Lamb at the center of the throne will be their Shepherd. He will guide them to springs of living water; and God will wipe away every tear from their eyes." Revelation 7:17

Hold back those tears.
Don't let them come.
Cuz once they start,
they'll ever run.

I am so helpless.
Why do I fail?
You gave your heart
For me to steal.

And like a child,
I took your heart.
Though it will end,
I dropped my guard.

In time you'll see,
You see too much.
Cuz what I am
Ain't worth your touch.

That's why I cry.
You're you. I'm me.
This will end
in tragedy.

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on Dec. 24 2011 at 12:01 pm
ToraToriTora PLATINUM, Gilbert, Arizona
21 articles 12 photos 29 comments

Favorite Quote:
“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.”
-Albert Einstein

This is really beautiful, I'm sure everyone has felt at least the first stanza before. I love the rhythm and rhyme scheme, the entire poem flowed :)

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