Matt Mondschein

(3/16/60 / Macungie, PA.)

Alone


You cannot solve my problems
You cannot ease my pain
You will never be my savior
Though you try and try again

I need to be alone now
So I may fix this mess
I'ts not that I don't like you
Though right now I need you less

There's not much that you can do
Except be here, should I fall
But please don't try and fix me
With a visit or a call

In time I'm sure this will pass
And I'll feel whole again
But I need to conquer this problem
So I can be happy with who I am

Submitted: Thursday, December 21, 2006
Edited: Thursday, February 16, 2012

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  • Ivor Hogg (11/11/2007 4:56:00 PM)

    another definite truth Matt
    You are responsible for your own salvation but its good to have a friend you can rely on to be honest with you (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 79 Points Prasanna Kumari (6/25/2007 10:42:00 AM)

    i liked this poem...there is always a very strong feeling of loneliness in me and being alone trying to solve our problem...many people can feel like this...good poem.. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 79 Points Holly Z (12/27/2006 12:37:00 PM)

    Good poem sometimes when we get upset we just want some time for ourselves to think everything through. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 79 Points Diana Poems (12/21/2006 2:15:00 PM)

    Very nice poem. I have those problems too, in reality, the only person who can fix your problems is yourself. Nicely said! thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

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