Cecelia Weir

Rookie - 47 Points (March 19,1955 / Fayette, Alabama)

O So Lonely Poem by Cecelia Weir


O So Lonely
Are the days gone by.
When others enter your life
Then you push them by.

O So Lonely
When you were in control.
To love them or leave them
You were ever so bold.

O So Lonely
While you sit alone.
No one is there
To make your house a home.

O So Lonely
After all the hearts you break.
Did you ever think it was you
Who you'd really forsake?

O So Lonely
When life was just a dare.
You didn't take time to love
You didn't try to care.

O So Lonely
Have you learned the rule?
That its not just about you
But it does take two.

O So Lonely
Why sit and contemplate?
While others enjoy life
Its never too late.

Submitted: Saturday, December 24, 2005
Edited: Saturday, December 24, 2005

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Comments about this poem (O So Lonely by Cecelia Weir )

  • Veteran Poet - 1,175 Points Paul Reed (5/13/2014 5:18:00 AM)

    a poem of regret... autobiographical or about another? (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 194 Points Anand Brown (5/13/2014 3:43:00 AM)

    Excellent poem. Loved it :) (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 762 Points Michelle Claus (5/13/2014 12:48:00 AM)

    I agree with the poet that when we are young we don't realize how precious our encounters with people truly are. As years roll along, we say goodbye to so many and are left wondering about them, . There's no cure for loneliness, I suppose, but we can buffer ourselves against it by being authentic and loving with others along the way. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,444 Points Soumita Sarkar (5/13/2013 7:58:00 AM)

    A clear mistake........repentance..........recovery and hope............so good words to hold two beings together.I invite you to read and comment on my poems.Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Robert Campbell (11/12/2006 11:13:00 PM)

    Your words ring so true here. They are so true and honest. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 21 Points Ndidi Ubogu (1/18/2006 6:57:00 PM)

    beautiful! you are so true, and your words are properly arranged. good poem and it deserve five stars...... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie IT'S ME K.S.Z. (12/24/2005 8:41:00 AM)

    Cecelia,

    This was very good and very true! Thanks and Merry Christmas!

    Kevin (Report) Reply

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