Treasure Island

David Harris

(18 June 1945 / Bradfield, England)

Empty Feeling Down Deep Inside


Sometimes we get an empty feeling
down deep inside of us
that we are so alone,
no friends, and no family.
We know it isn’t so,
but that empty feeling,
it still remains to taunt us.
Why we’ll never know.
We could be in a crowded room
and that feeling still resides.
You know that you are not alone,
but you still feel that
empty feeling down deep inside.

18 February 2008

Submitted: Saturday, March 15, 2008

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  • Anita Atina (3/15/2008 10:34:00 AM)

    David,

    Feeling empty and lonely is as universal as the emotion of love - and you've tapped into this rich tapestry with inimitable style

    Cheers
    Anita (Report) Reply

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (3/15/2008 5:30:00 AM)

    Yup...i confess...been there too...in fact been there three or four or more!
    I think'll go back to sleep, now & have weird dreams...lol! Excellent Work, David!

    ~ FjR ~
    ..2008.. (Report) Reply

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (3/15/2008 5:30:00 AM)

    Yup...i confess...been there too...in fact been there three or four or more!
    I think'll go back to sleep, now & have weird dreams...lol! Excellent Work, David!

    ~ FjR ~
    ..2008.. (Report) Reply

  • Lilac Wine (3/15/2008 4:21:00 AM)

    I know this feeling only too well....surrounded by family and friends i still feel alone.....WHY! ! ! ! ...

    Thank u for sharing
    love n stuff
    lilac
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