Terry Cooper

Rookie (1/01/1955 / midwest united states)

Choices Made & Chances Taken - Poem by Terry Cooper

I get so scared
So weak
So sick
Of seeing all I've lost
Through choices I have made
Not realizing the cost

It's my own fault
That things went wrong
Each step along the way
I never thought it through I guess
Not realizing I'd pay

I've paid so much,
It's cost me dear
And still I cannot learn
That things won't change
Unless I do
But I can't make the turn

I can't help
What I've become
Too late to change the mold
Choices made
Can't be undone
And so my story's told.


Comments about Choices Made & Chances Taken by Terry Cooper

  • Brian Jani (5/5/2014 3:07:00 PM)


    great poem for sure terry (Report) Reply

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  • Brian Jani (5/5/2014 3:07:00 PM)


    great poem for sure terry (Report) Reply

  • (5/1/2006 8:52:00 PM)


    Terry, I can relate. Great stuff, as usual. Have a 10 from me.
    HUgs
    Anna xxx
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 29, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, May 4, 2006


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