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Answer Me This

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When you ask,
I answer.
When I ask,
you ignor.
What is it you are hiding,
why must must I need to implore?

For years I have overlooked,
your trickery,
your sin,
and never you have answered me,
When will you begin?

The things you are hiding,
the secrets that you withold,
are tearing at mind,
are tearing at my soul.

So tell me this,
my truly beloved one.
When shall I be answered,
for my turn of lies, have now begun





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bobie121 said...
Nov. 12, 2008 at 8:55 pm
really superb poem, i agree with professor_at_ucla
 
A.J 56 said...
Nov. 12, 2008 at 8:51 pm
you know how teen ink is always searching for poems that reflect how teenagers really act? Well this deffinitley does. One sugestion would be to take out the "for" and put "now" to make it sound more modern. but overall this is an excellent poem.
 
orik12 said...
Nov. 12, 2008 at 8:45 pm
this is a great poem
 
kyleishere said...
Nov. 12, 2008 at 8:42 pm
great poem, why it dosn't have mor reviews i will never know. Again, great poem.
 
sally567 said...
Nov. 12, 2008 at 8:39 pm
feature this on the most popular articles page
 
freddy1234567 said...
Nov. 12, 2008 at 8:35 pm
great poem, needs more comments.
 
hughe23 said...
Nov. 12, 2008 at 8:33 pm
a really nice poem, it needs to be shown on the home page or be the article of the week or something.
 
george12 said...
Nov. 7, 2008 at 8:53 pm
nice poem. Write more
 
Bobby'shereyeah30 said...
Nov. 6, 2008 at 2:12 am
nice poem. Really shows how some relationships don't work out.
 
rick101 said...
Nov. 5, 2008 at 8:43 pm
great poem. voted five stars!
 
derek1000 said...
Nov. 4, 2008 at 8:38 pm
great poem, reflects one of the hardships of any relationship, and that is deceit. Again, great poem.
 
professor_at_UCLA said...
Nov. 4, 2008 at 6:35 am
a superb poem written by our youth. I would enjoy seeing it published.
 
myownexpert101 said...
Nov. 4, 2008 at 6:16 am
This is a great poem. I think that it is worthy to be put in the magazine! Keep Writing!
 
Josh1994 said...
Nov. 3, 2008 at 11:09 pm
Alex, this poem reflects how teenagers really act--at least the good ones. It reflects how we good teenagers try to reach out to the other teenagers for them to do good things, we are ignored. This is an awesome poem, Alex. This sends a clear message to the reader.
 
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