Empathy

December 8, 2009
laurenfromiowa PLATINUM, ., Iowa
20 articles 7 photos 5 comments

Favorite Quote:
When I let go of who I am, I become what I might be


a sorry from the lips
is a lemon for the emotions
bitter.
Sorry is one
lonely, empty word.
Broken souls have false thirst
for sorry,
a false yearning for one sweet
sorry;
a shot of liqour for the alcoholic.
Tipsy now off apologies, clouds judgement
it will fade, and emptiness will prevail.
Empathy is the broken souls craving;
a false need for understanding
crack for the crack head.
They push empathy,
gather it and gently tap out lines
to get higher;
just to fall lower.
Although;
how false is the need for understanding?
The need for emotion?
Everyone needs to feel
once and a while.
They need you to feel them.
I need you too feel me,
to glue the brokeness together with care
and fill the emptiness with emotion,
feeling.
Patch the gaps with understanding;
patch it
with empathy.


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on Jan. 14 2010 at 2:56 pm
AbbotRabbit GOLD, Abolana, District Of Columbia
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Favorite Quote:
This poem has great flow and insight.
I really enjoyed it.
Lovely poem darling =]
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This poem has great flow and insight.

I really enjoyed it.

Lovely poem darling =]

-Please check out the works that I have posted on here it would be highly appreciated and I think you would greatly enjoy them, Thankk youz-

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