Dwayne Bailey

Rookie (03-08-1965 / San Pedro California)

Coming Home Late - Poem by Dwayne Bailey

Coming home late,
in the middle of the night,
To a house that is dark,
void of any light;

The hair on your neck,
stands straight into the air,
Something is wroung,
And you know you should beware.

You reach for the light switch,
your heart is pounding faster,
but its just your little dog,
waiting for her master.

Comments about Coming Home Late by Dwayne Bailey

  • (2/15/2008 8:56:00 PM)

    Fun little read thanks Dwayne. (Report)Reply

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  • (2/15/2008 12:50:00 PM)

    Nice write Dwayne! With the high crime nowadays you always have to be aware! *10*!
    Best regards Friend Thad

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Poem Submitted: Friday, February 15, 2008

Poem Edited: Saturday, April 5, 2008

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