Elaine Harris

Rookie (April 21,1955 / Pennsylvania)

Do This For Me - Poem by Elaine Harris

I asked the sky to cry for me
my tearducts have run dry
the thoughts tear at me in my head
till I feel like I could die

I asked the flowers to wilt for me
my muscles are so weak
to crumble and fall I witness this
and do not feel so bleak

I asked the trees to dropp their leaves
they didn't answer my groan
watching them dancing in the breeze
makes me feel so all alone

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 19, 2007

Poem Edited: Sunday, March 13, 2011


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