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You can but I can't

Poetry By: declan mckimm
Poetry



This is a poem about what it is like for a poor person. This is to make you understand what people go through in the world.


Submitted:Feb 3, 2012    Reads: 61    Comments: 18    Likes: 9   


You can run around and play,

but I can't

You can dance the night away,

but I can't

You can laugh at the TV,

but I can't

You can get the internet for free,

but I can't

You can taste the sweet food,

but I can't

You can easily change your mood,

but I can't

You can smell the beautiful fresh air,

but I can't

You can wash and style your hair,

but I can't

You have everything,

I have nothing.

No hope

No happiness

Nobody

Nothing





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