Kenyatta Stewart


Afraid - Poem by Kenyatta Stewart

When I first saw you,
I was afraid to meet you.
When I first met you,
I was afraid to hold you.
When I first held you,
I was afraid to kiss you.
When I first kissed you,
I was afraid to love you.
But now that I love you,
I'm afraid to lose you.


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  • (4/26/2005 10:29:00 AM)

    This has great progression and leaves you wondering and hoping for the speaker. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 23, 2005

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 23, 2005


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