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Jerk This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

I love your voice,
your soft brown hair.
I love your eyes
and love your stare.

I love your laugh,
your cocky smirk,
your stupid jokes.
You precious jerk,

you know I do.
I want my hands
all through your hair
each treasured strand.

I’m wrapped around
your finger still.
Am I yet yours?
Your love does kill

the things I hold
so close to me
and yet you’re the
best jerk I see.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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Alina R. said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 1:20 pm:
i like this poem matter fact love it it show that even though hes a jerk you still love him that is very meaning ful
 
Melody V. replied...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 1:24 pm :
lml alinaaaaaaaa HUH-TSSS
 
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LiveInTheMoment said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 12:40 pm:
This poem was very interesting and unique. I loved how it's about something most teenage girls can relate to. If you have time, please check out and comment on my first poem, The Girl Inside. Thanks!
 
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jacob nonya said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 11:10 am:
weird poem
 
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WhyIsFallingInLoveSoHard said...
Apr. 14, 2011 at 3:11 pm:
This poem makes so good! I can totally relate!
 
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billy said...
Apr. 13, 2011 at 10:45 am:
i dont know why you would say anything about guys being jerks. cause im sure they are just messing around with you and then girls take are to heat so i think boys are the nicest people
 
far.from.you. replied...
Apr. 14, 2011 at 7:53 pm :
shes not saying hes an actual JERK, well she is but shes saying shes in love with a jerk. If you were a girl you'd understand billy.  Shes not saying all boys are jerks and that girls dont take things to the heart, shes saying shes inlove with someone who is most likely a jerk.
 
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mredman928 said...
Apr. 12, 2011 at 5:36 pm:
This is absolutely great!! :) I LOVE it!
 
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TabbiJane This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 11, 2011 at 8:25 am:
I. LOVE. THIS
 
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Madison D. said...
Apr. 8, 2011 at 3:29 pm:

oh and if u dont want to hear about people talking about thier problems, love life, or themselves then dont read poems like this.... 

Common Sence here

 
RideTheWave replied...
Apr. 9, 2011 at 9:30 am :
This was great!!!!! don't criticize! i think it was amazing!!!!!!! Keep up the good work! this could be a song!!!!! 
 
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Madison D. said...
Apr. 8, 2011 at 3:26 pm:

puke? wow okay because im sure you can do sooo much better. this poem is amazing and so relatable to my life, and all the jerks in it :) 

(THE OPPOSITE OF PUKE;) )

 
lovebeatles18 replied...
Apr. 12, 2011 at 10:28 am :
well i know for a fact that most poems people write relate to their own problems. and those poems are the best
 
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AdultSwim said...
Apr. 7, 2011 at 4:27 pm:

Will someone please write a poem that isn't about themselves, their own problems or their love life?

Puke.

 
Haljus2121 replied...
Apr. 8, 2011 at 1:06 pm :
Read the poetry that I just posted today. They still have to approve it but I think you will really enjoy. God-Bless
 
far.from.you. replied...
Apr. 14, 2011 at 7:55 pm :
uhm the best poems come from expiernece and our own life, you dont have to read it ya know.
 
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ScottieMeuse said...
Apr. 6, 2011 at 12:15 pm:
i really liked this poem. i liked your use of rhyming. also, your picture is very interesting. ive never seen anyone mix UnderArmour with a cowboy hat.
 
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WaterGirl23 said...
Apr. 5, 2011 at 12:46 pm:
love it! :D jerks are good inspiration for writing hahaha
 
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jaymishae said...
Apr. 4, 2011 at 6:06 pm:
I love this poem. Actually, it reminds me of a conversation I had at school today.... Anyway, excellent choice of words. 
 
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Anasunny said...
Apr. 4, 2011 at 11:50 am:
Cute poem! Haha "you precious jerk"
 
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BlackKittie said...
Apr. 1, 2011 at 4:41 pm:
haha this is so cute :P
 
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