Malcolm Hetherington


Me and the world


as the days go by so does my heart fade
if you were to ask me what happened
i would simply say the world died
for my heart unlike so many
is connected to the world
as the world is stabbed repeatedly so is my heart
if you were to look at my heart
you would see the scars for wich
the people have given it
people hating and hurting others
is what causes my pain
people lieing and deceiving is what makes my heart fade
is there a hero out there
willing to save me
to save the world
no i think not
i beleive i am the last hero for the world
and i feel i failed it miserably

Submitted: Sunday, January 27, 2008
Edited: Sunday, March 28, 2010

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 (Me and the world by Malcolm Hetherington )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Ruh, Shashank Shekhar
  2. Cold October Nights, Mikey Bachman
  3. Pilgrims, Suresh Dogra
  4. Arms of Rain, lakshmi s bose
  5. Once gone, Sentamu Aziz
  6. Misnomer, Pradip Chattopadhyay
  7. Retribution, Valsa George
  8. Complete Puzzle, Enyinwa Okechukwu Enyinwa
  9. Life, Faisal Qaiyum
  10. Kamala Das (II), Bijay Kant Dubey

Poem of the Day

poet Joyce Kilmer

(For the Rev. James J. Daly, S. J.)

Bright stars, yellow stars, flashing through the air,
Are you errant strands of Lady Mary's hair?
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  3. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  6. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  9. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]