Even The Left Over Crumbs Are Worth Something

September 9, 2012
By Writing2Live GOLD, Tampa, Florida
Writing2Live GOLD, Tampa, Florida
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Favorite Quote:
"Be who you are, and say what you feel. Because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind." -Dr. Suess


She got lost
Early Tuesday morn
She got so lost
Early Tuesday morn
Walking down the street with one sock
And baby girl’s shoes were worn

She ain’t have nothin’
Not a nickel in ha pocket
I mean she ain’t have nothin’!
Not even a nickel in ha pocket
The day had robbed her clean
From everything that Po child had


Couldn’t buy a candy bar, or a soda pop
Ol’ gal was hungry. Yes she was
But couldn’t even buy a candy bar, or a soda pop
And gal was hungry, boy yes she was
Ain’t have much but still shared with the hobo on the street
Just to make it into that sweet place above.


The author's comments:
I love Blues Poems, I can relate to them so well.

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