An Old Acquaintance Comes Around - Poem Bemoaning Migraines

There you are, again. You surprised me.

It's been a while. Where have you been? Not that I have missed you. My quality of life is certainly much better when you are not around. I have more fun when you are gone. I get more done when you are away.

I was not prepared for your visit and I cannot say I am glad to see you or even missed you while you were gone. You are not my friend. You never will be.

I have already made plans for the next few days that do not include you. I am not willing to rearrange my schedule to accomodate your demands. I cannot go to work with you tagging along.

No. I am not fond of you. I never will be. It doesn't matter how many times you come around. I will never be in love with you.

Quit bothering me. Don't come around again. What is it going to take to get rid of you once and for all? I do not understand why you come back again and again. You are a leech sucking all of the life out of me.

Migraine, please just go away, stay away and do not come back another day.

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markminer 6 years ago from Albany, Oregon

I was laughing so hard. Awesome Hub!

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lcbenefield 6 years ago from Georgia Author

Thanks for reading. Glad you liked it.

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James A Watkins 6 years ago from Chicago

I am sorry you are afflicted so. I'll pray for you right now.

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lcbenefield 6 years ago from Georgia Author

James, thank you so much for reading and especially for the prayers. I never turn any of those down. There truly is power in prayer.

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