Learn More

Dom Hunt

Rookie - 13 Points (17/04/1966 / geelong)

Fly Like You Should


You only needed respect
For me to spend some time
To sit and listen 
To care what you thought
To just be there 
To honor you 
To show you are the world to me
But I didn't 
I was to busy
I was to distracted
Worried about things that didn't matter
Worried about things I couldn't change
Looking past what was really important
I caged you in
I made you less of who you are
I stifled the beauty of you
Now you are free
Fly like you should

Submitted: Thursday, June 28, 2012
Edited: Friday, June 29, 2012

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Fly Like You Should by Dom Hunt )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Found in, hasmukh amathalal
  2. AAA, Vera Sidhwa
  3. Invention of The Store, douglas scotney
  4. AA, Vera Sidhwa
  5. Why Poet?, Sandra Feldman
  6. Man, Dilantha Gunawardana
  7. Kite, Dilantha Gunawardana
  8. A Middle-Aged First Kiss (2), Dilantha Gunawardana
  9. Misplaced Trust, Mr. Spock
  10. No Looking Back (A Follow-up Poem), Dr John Celes

Poem of the Day

poet Sir Thomas Wyatt

Farewell love and all thy laws forever;
Thy baited hooks shall tangle me no more.
Senec and Plato call me from thy lore
To perfect wealth, my wit for to endeavour.
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. XVII (I do not love you...), Pablo Neruda
  9. Woman Work, Maya Angelou
  10. O Captain! My Captain!, Walt Whitman

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]