The Downside of Watching Life Pass By

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this is actually a short song i was making up but decided it is a pretty good short poem. :)

The Downside of Watching Life Pass By

I've seen,
I've seen people
who have loved
and lost...

I've seen,
I've seen people hurting
but they keep it all down...

I've seen,
I've seen families
torn apart,
put together,
and then...

I've seen,
I've seen
wars start
and end again...

I've seen,
yes I've seen Life....
Oh what a life...

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GUSTY commented on The Downside of Watching Life Pass By

09-09-2010

YES, LIFE COMES AND GOES, SOMETIMES BREAKS AND GET PATCHED; YOU'VE REALLY SEEN LIFE, DAH. LOVELY POEM!!!

RiderPunch commented on The Downside of Watching Life Pass By

09-06-2010

That last stanza really sums it up. It's very important to go out and do all you can with your life before it's too late. Good Stuff. And I see what you were talking about with the poem structure. (;

ImStillHere

09/06/2010

lol when i put structure i meant more along the lines of "Eternal Silence"

RiderPunch

09/06/2010

I just meant with your poems in general like "Eternal Silence" and "Sun-Dried". I probably should have made that into two separate comments. lol I should refrain from commenting when half asleep. _

ImStillHere

10/13/2010

hahaha maybe.

Teardrops commented on The Downside of Watching Life Pass By

09-03-2010

This is life and we need to live it to the fulliest . This would make a great song my friend Marie

winterkou commented on The Downside of Watching Life Pass By

09-03-2010

I've seen life pass me by, where did it go, before i know I will die. I believe you have just inspired a new poem, thanks.

ImStillHere

09/04/2010

your very very welcome. :) i love inspiring. message me when ur done with it. id be glad to read it

If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry.

Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) American poet.

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