Futile Desire

March 7, 2011
By yesygirl21 BRONZE, Miami, Florida
yesygirl21 BRONZE, Miami, Florida
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As smoke in fog, I pass your charming eyes,

So pathetic to think you could love me.

An ache in my heart I cannot disguise,

Crushing thoughts of you, from which I’m not free.



A smile that would ensure evil’s favor

My absorption is futile to defy,

Your compassion does not ever waver.

Your benevolence one cannot deny.



What must I do to attain your regard?

Our interaction seems impossible.

My feelings for you I cannot discard.

Butterflies are always unstoppable.



Time progressing can be a therapy

Or you may just feel the same empathy.

The author's comments:
I do not wish to tell you what inspired me because I believe poetry is meant for readers to interpret what they need from each poem and work. So read and I hope you will enjoy.

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on Apr. 1 2011 at 12:19 pm
TheHangingGirl BRONZE, Winter Haven, Florida
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Favorite Quote:
"Poets utter great and wise things that they themselves can not comprehend."

I love it!


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