What am I to do?

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Non-Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic


What a man to do?


What is a man

When he can’t admit

His feelings are for real?

 

What is a man without a heart?

What is a man in mourning?

What is a man if he can’t love

As fiercely as I love you?

 

What is a man’s purpose,

When he’s so broken down?

What am I without my feelings?

 

Why am I like this?

Hurting and destroying

Everything I am.

 

With everything I said,

What is a man to do?

But Esmie, who am I,

If I just don’t have you.


Submitted: August 31, 2018

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hullabaloo22

This is a really sad and touching write, Adam. Really quite an emotional read!

Fri, August 31st, 2018 7:30pm

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Thanks bunches, Ms. Hullabaloo.

Tue, September 4th, 2018 6:03am

jaylisbeth

Oh wow, Adam... what heartfelt lines, amigo. I am stunned. Excellent work, my friend.

Sat, September 1st, 2018 12:41pm

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Thanks a bunches, Lis

Tue, September 4th, 2018 6:01am

C.R.GRIFFITHS

Heart felt and honest. Great job.

Mon, October 22nd, 2018 9:08pm

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Thanks a bunch for reading and commenting, fellow friend

Wed, October 24th, 2018 6:14am

Serbiangirl66

You got a romantic soul good poem

Fri, October 21st, 2022 11:16pm

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Thanks a bunch for reading.

Mon, October 24th, 2022 9:05am

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