Treasure Island

kitty smith

(11 23 99 / new york)

Rich Man, Rich Man


how do you dream?
do you dream atop golden seas?
rich man rich man
how do you wish?
you have it all it dose seem
rich man rich man
how do you do
ive got a priceless jewel for you
you can not wear it
and it bears not name
rich man rich man
life is not a game

Submitted: Saturday, August 17, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, August 21, 2013

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

as with many of my writings i couldn't really tell you why i wrote this or who it was directed at. its not that great a poem, sorry

Comments about this poem (Rich Man, Rich Man by kitty smith )

Enter the verification code :

  • John Westlake (4/26/2014 9:48:00 AM)

    You should not apologise about it. It is not a bad poem. It doesn't matter who it was directed at as the reader can imagine a target for you (Report) Reply

  • Khairul Ahsan (8/18/2013 6:50:00 PM)

    May not be a great one, but a good poem. You could express some feelings which readers would interpret differently, but you have conveyed your thoughts. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. she, Surendra Negi
  2. Meant To Be, Mark Arvizu
  3. Trembling Thirst, Mantu Mahakul
  4. Final Truth, Mantu Mahakul
  5. The Sower And the Seed, George Egba
  6. Garden capers, Mark Heathcote
  7. Controlling the five senses leads one to.., Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  8. Buried in my chest, Meena Mustafa
  9. Unlike Many, Alade Abayomi IdrisWhite
  10. Many Heavens, George Hunter

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Know'st thou not at the fall of the leaf
How the heart feels a languid grief
Laid on it for a covering,
And how sleep seems a goodly thing
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Randall Jarrell

 

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. "Hope" is the thing with feathers, Emily Dickinson
  10. Autumn Song, Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]