Shelby Lanier

Rookie (October 23,1993 / Raliegh, North Carolina)

Do I Have To Scream? - Poem by Shelby Lanier

I knock,
But you can’t hear me.
I bleed, but you won’t see me.
I scream,
But you can’t feel me.
I hug you,
But you won’t touch me.
I kiss you,
But you won’t taste me.
I die,
Then you wonder why…

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  • Rookie Beth Whittaker (2/17/2009 7:01:00 PM)

    Short but wondeful; love it. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, February 10, 2009

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