Treasure Island

Richard Stilwell

(09-24-1957 / Mooresville, North Carolina)

Abused In life Abused In Death


I once walked until I got walked on,
I once smiled until I forgot how,
I once dreamed when I used to sleep,
I once was awake and now I am asleep.

2002

Submitted: Friday, September 30, 2005

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  • Cara Green (10/18/2005 8:33:00 PM)

    wow, that is a good poem. i mean it, deep and simple. its amazing when people can write something so short, and have it ending up being one of the biggest things. good job, and keep up the good work. (Report) Reply

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