Nancy Ames

(November 10,1944 / Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)

The Hesitation Blues


'You're making me happy -
it's so hard to believe.
You're making me happy
and I might have to leave.

I can't see the future,
so I really can't stay.
I can't see the future,
so I'm going away.

Some day we'll meet each other -
we might even mention regret.
Some day we'll meet each other
and wonder how close we could get.

You're making me happy -
please don't think I'll forget.
You're making me happy,
I'm just not happy yet.'

Submitted: Friday, January 11, 2008

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 (The Hesitation Blues by Nancy Ames )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Deepavali, Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  2. Psalm CVII, Henry Ainsworth
  3. Even in strife, hasmukh amathalal
  4. ! DESECRATED POEMS/FLOATING HYPERLINK IN.., Alice Vedral Rivera
  5. In the midst of ruin there is reparation, Mark Heathcote
  6. Psalm XXIII, Henry Ainsworth
  7. Moral on love., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  8. Dreamcatcher, Kwai Chee Low
  9. etc, gordon nosworthy
  10. And they ruined my family, Cyndi K. Gacosta

Poem of the Day

poet Charles Stuart Calverley

He stood, a worn-out City clerk —
Who'd toil'd, and seen no holiday,
For forty years from dawn to dark —
Alone beside Caermarthen Bay.
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. I, Too, Langston Hughes
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. O Captain! My Captain!, Walt Whitman
  7. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  8. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  9. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  10. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]