Mandi Ducroq

Rookie (9 April 1974 / Cape Town)

Can I Do This - Poem by Mandi Ducroq

I have been where angels fear to tread
The edge of life and sanity
The edge of despair and mentality
I have felt my soul fill with dread

I have thought to end this misery
The pain that took my breath
The only thought, that of death
I have wanted to end this insanity

I have met angels who want to help
Am I worth the effort and time
Are they supposed to be a sign?
Can I go on and find myself?

There is so much to do, so much to set right
So many apologies and I was wrongs
Will they accept it, will it take long?
Once it is done, will I go on?
Will I have new sight?

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  • (3/19/2007 5:24:00 AM)

    this is so powerfully expressed! absolutely terrific. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 19, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, February 4, 2011

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