Will Not

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Will Not

Deep feelings

Words that will never come out.

I hear people confess it

but I won't have it.

 

Zero to none, it seems my heart cannot be won

Catch my heart as you walk by. A smile, and my love goes by.

 

But then I soon wake

It was only a dream.

Something fake, but what could it mean?

I will not cry, will not wonder why.

 

I sit here all alone in the dark of night

The clouds part and I see the moon,

so bright, obvious, yet alone.

Following along, just like me.

 

I can't help but wonder why, you're playing my song

My head hits the pillow

as my mind cracks a little

I lose my hope.

Will you ever see me?

I will not cry, will not wonder why.

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slohan4u commented on Will Not

07-20-2012

excellent poem! i thought of mississippi john hurt's "i shall not be moved" check it out: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLc8YeXP8FY

sk8erpoet

07/21/2012

Thanks a lot. And I've heard the song, and you do have a point. Thanks again.

Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does.

Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997) U.S. poet.

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