Is It Poetry

(1958 - / Bus-Boys And Poets, Washington D.C.)

Behind The Mirror


Behind the mirror,
sits to watch
the fawning boy a man.
A man she wants
that boy to be.
Behind round eyes
the man
'she' longs to see.
The mirror only shows
her why
it can not be.
Though He 'Said'
'You are beautiful'
The mirror in her hand
Her,
'Daddy said'
Come on hurry up child
or you will be late for school
again.

Submitted: Monday, January 11, 2010
Edited: Sunday, March 21, 2010
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