The Eyes Are Doorways To The Soul

June 19, 2010
How you look at me now
Makes me realize how much you love me
How you look at me now
Makes me realize how much you care

That look in your eyes
Says you would do anything
To make me happy
Anything to please me

It’s like your eyes
Look right through mine
Just like mine
Can look through yours

I see the passion in your eyes
You don’t try to show it
You try to hide it
I know

But it still shines through
You make it obvious to the world
That you love me
Just by the look in your eyes

I know that look
I’ve used it before
I know the feelings
Behind that look
That look in your eyes

The way that you look at me now
Is the way I used to look at him

I wish I could still look at him like that
But unlike you
I can hide it
Hide it very well

So I know the feelings
You feel when I look at me
Because I have those feelings
When I look at him

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Siddy said...
Jul. 27, 2010 at 11:46 pm
LOL Jus Cause Im bad at hiding it doesnt mean anything babe :) love u and i cant wait till vacation is over and i can talk to u :) 
DustyCheyanne<3 said...
Jul. 15, 2010 at 3:44 pm

this is great!! and sad. I could really feel the emotion behind your words, fantastic!

ps. If you could check out my stuff, that'd be great (:

crubs3 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 15, 2010 at 12:00 am
This is really good!! i can feel the emotion!!! if you could please rate and comment my work that would be great!! thanks and u r really good dont stop!!!
CrazyGirl said...
Jul. 14, 2010 at 3:17 pm
That is beautiful! i understand the place your in is a hard place to b.
giggles88 said...
Jul. 14, 2010 at 2:15 pm
i liked it alot
christin.bass said...
Jul. 14, 2010 at 2:43 am
This is beautiful!!!! Great job.
Dominicangirl said...
Jul. 13, 2010 at 11:56 am
*SPEACHLESS* its like you read my mind. good job!, check out my work?
rocksrock said...
Jul. 13, 2010 at 1:01 am
i find that it is the sad things that people write about are what sounds the most beautiful when you express it into a poem.  this is powerful and great. good job!!!! keep writing!!!! and same with me too!
MercedesXO said...
Jul. 12, 2010 at 8:55 pm

wow. that's so sad:(

it was a great poem, and i love the way you explained it. and the ending was sad, because things like that are always so difficult and heartbreaking. good job tho:)

i recently joined the site and a TON of my work hasn't yet been accepted. only two pieces have. but i'd love for you to view them all the same and see what you think if your interested:)

rocksrock replied...
Jul. 13, 2010 at 12:57 am
my poems took like 2 months to get accepted, tops, and as long as you write something they'll accept it, it's just that the people who choose who gets accepted are working for the thousands, if not millions of teens who are submitting work. photos take about a week. it's frustrating... but at least you get to show people your work, you know?
MercedesXO replied...
Jul. 13, 2010 at 8:56 am
thats completely true. and thanks:) i was wondering how long it took others for their work to get accepted. lol. i'm constantly checking my email. your right, it is frustrating, yet totally worth it. haha
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