Valerie Christine Anderson


The Rejection Of Love


Why do people reject love
Is the question on my mind,
Is it because of past rejection
Of people who were so unkind?
Is it because of past failures
And disappointment from a friend,
Or father, mother, or loved one
Who brought their life to an end?
Or maybe because of a person
To whom they gave all their love and care
Who turned and walked away from them
And left them standing alone filled with tears.
Or maybe because of a parent
Who selfishly walked out
Leaving all their children
Filled with fear and doubt.
Or maybe because they don't know God
And bitterness has filled their hearts
Because without God
Love And Peace can have no part.

Submitted: Tuesday, February 26, 2008

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  • Greenwolfe 1962 (2/27/2008 1:47:00 PM)

    Very well done Valerie. I'm a rhythm and rhyme poet, so I really
    appreciate reading poetry like this. It's hard to find here.
    Thank you for this poem. I ' ll return to read others.

    GW62 (Report) Reply

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