Jennifer Unknown

(United States)

Please Be Patient


Please be patient
My worries take over
And I get scared sometimes

Like being alone in the dark, isolated, and defenseless
Or, unlocked car doors that anyone can open at red lights
Of open grass fields with no one to hear me, see me, find me
Being tricked into something and taken advantage of
Not being strong enough, quick enough
Or being followed home one night in the dark
Of someone waiting for me around the corner of the house by the back door
Ground level windows that anyone can break
Or someone hiding in the trunk and then getting into the backseat
Of a hotel employee letting himself into my room
Being overpowered and having my gun taken away
Of being in your car with you, not really knowing you
Or being alone in a public bathroom that anyone can enter
The dark parking lots
Or the empty campus at night
Of someone’s deep lust searching eyes that I can’t get away from
Or the hand’s of men who get too close and fresh
No one believing me
Or no one understanding or caring
Of the…
Or the…

Please be patient with me
Don’t get frustrated, please.

Submitted: Friday, August 31, 2007
Edited: Monday, April 04, 2011

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

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 (Please Be Patient by Jennifer Unknown )

Enter the verification code :

  • Dennis Murphy (8/31/2007 9:44:00 PM)

    Your shattered trust in mysex embaresses me. I'm sorry for whatever happened. Nice write though, They say time heals best of luck D (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Blessing of Begetting Children (Section7.., rajendran muthiah
  2. Animal rights., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  3. O Fanantic, I Can Se It, Bijay Kant Dubey
  4. O Man, Where Will You Go With Your Funda.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  5. Gently Stirs The Breeze, Rondeau, Captain Cur
  6. She, Maya Hanson (mye3 poet)
  7. Back To The Beginning, Maya Hanson (mye3 poet)
  8. Honour Killing, What Will You Get Killin.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  9. The bark, Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  10. This Is India, Here A Village Fool Can A.., Bijay Kant Dubey

Poem of the Day

poet Christina Georgina Rossetti

Where sunless rivers weep
Their waves into the deep,
She sleeps a charmed sleep:
Awake her not.
Led by a single star,
She came from very far
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]