Maureen Adair

Agonizing Love - Poem by Maureen Adair

Seductive trickery, a mean joke,
are the reasons I'm falling for this bloke.

Oh! An idiot am I!
To believe this exhilarating lie.

Why do I search for those eyes, that smile, that face?
Why does my heart to dreams give chase?

Why must your smile mesmerize me so?
Why can't these feelings be banished and go?

The more I avoid and hide,
you are there at every corner, by my side.

But you do not see me,
when, from this agony, will I be free?

When will this agonizing love flee my heart,
before it tears me apart?

Comments about Agonizing Love by Maureen Adair

  • (5/24/2012 12:44:00 AM)

    thank you! I appreciate the time you all took to read my poetry! (Report) Reply

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  • Ellias Anderson Jr. (5/21/2012 1:52:00 AM)

    its a poem that contains Master Rhyming and its perfect...Divine, , , , , , (Report) Reply

  • Rajendran Muthiah (5/15/2012 1:46:00 AM)

    What said in several poems about agony of longing is said in new ways in your original expression. Rated ***** (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Poem Edited: Tuesday, May 15, 2012

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