Larry Hussey

Rookie - 10 Points (41 / Seattle, Washington, USA)

Help Me, Then Leave Me - Poem by Larry Hussey

Help me, then leave me.
Its not a bad thing.
Life lasts too long
to put on a ring,
or shake hands,
or lock pinkies,
or get a tattoo,
with my name, a heart, and the words 'I love you.'


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This may or may not be true, depending on the person and the situation.

Comments about Help Me, Then Leave Me by Larry Hussey

  • Rookie Thaddeus Thierisch (2/1/2012 1:25:00 PM)

    Agree! (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Sara Tehrani (1/29/2012 5:50:00 PM)

    absalutely spot on brilliance :) like how the length of the poem being short represents what the poem is about :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 26, 2012

Poem Edited: Saturday, April 28, 2012


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