On Shame

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

A poem about the feelings and effects of shame, enjoy!

Is there a thing as painful 
 
As the moment you stand alone 
 
By a cold wind blown 
 
Away from where you called your home 
 
 
 
My eyes are not green like leaves 
 
Nor blue like mountain flowers 
 
Slowly they are turning grey 
 
From the endless lonely hours 
 
 
 
Shame I feel strongly 
 
But little do I care 
 
If shame takes you from me 
 
Let this be my farewell 
 
 
 
Unlike my mind, my body is weak 
 
My skin is slowly melting away 
 
I just hope I don't have to see 
 
The dawn of another painful day.


Submitted: September 03, 2015

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