Alessandra Liverani

Rookie - 13 Points (Wollongong, Australia)

Because I Said So, That's Why - Poem by Alessandra Liverani

Because I said so, that's why
Reasons? Those I don't supply
I am your subconscious, what I say goes
And if I were to say stand on your nose

You'd do it of course, without hesitation
I order, you obey, there's no contestation
Snap my fingers, you jump right up to attention
'Cos you really hate having to spend time on detention

I am your subconscious, I'm always present
And to be honest, I'm not always pleasant
Try to control me, go on, have a go
Is that your best shot, come on, you're way too slow

(Sydney, Australia - 2005)

Comments about Because I Said So, That's Why by Alessandra Liverani

  • Sulaiman Mohd Yusof (3/10/2008 1:06:00 AM)

    hi aless. you reminded me of my military days............... (Report)Reply

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  • (12/1/2006 4:18:00 AM)

    i love your poem, i am a new member of this site...
    see yah

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 5, 2005

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