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The tale of the sun.

I see the girl on her tricycle peddling down the sidewalk.
I see the mailman with an armful of mail.
I see the little boy drawing pictures with his chalk.
I see the house down the street that is for sale.
I see the mother cooking dinner for her kids.
I see the father return home after deployment.
I see the teenage girl climb out of her window, even though her father forbids.
I see children palying hopscotch, purely for ewnjoyment.
I see all there is too see.
I look but can never touch.
For there is no one who has seen more than me.
I can't live in the world that i love so much.
For if i leave all shall die.
life can't exist without me.
I look down as the people walk by.
oh how i yearn to be free.
i close my eyes and say good bye.



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Powd3er said...
Feb. 9, 2010 at 2:43 pm
This poem has great flow and insight.
I really enjoyed it.
Lovely poem darling =]
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abeatlesfan65 said...
Feb. 6, 2010 at 12:29 am
Great poem! It encompasses more than a few feelings, the obvious and the not-so obvious. To me, that shows that you're aware of others. I don't know if that's what you meant the reader to take from it, but that's what I like about poetry; you can get out of it whatever you want, and it doesn't have to mean the same thing as the last time you read it. Again, good job!
 
simplyalone replied...
Feb. 6, 2010 at 12:43 am
thanks. I leave all my poems open for interpretation. it's one of my most vague poems. thanks again
 
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