How Beautiful The Things Of Youth (A Very Private Poem)

How beautiful the things of youth

The hopes, the dreams, the promised mirth,

My heart just told me, “Hold your tongue

For you know well it's worth”

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Mary B 2 years ago

Good little poem. I like it. A good word.


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Wrath Warbone 2 years ago from Cleveland, Ohio Author

Gee, thanks, Mary B. I feared it too dark, but it does have a positive lilt of sorts at the close. I appreciate your encouragement a lot.


littledog 2 years ago

That is a short but sweet poem. I can dig it.


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Wrath Warbone 2 years ago from Cleveland, Ohio Author

Thanks, littledog. Good to hear from you. It's an unusual poem for me. I guess old age is knocking at my door loudly. Hmm....

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