Lily Espinosa


Don'T Say A Word - Poem by Lily Espinosa

Shh!
Alex, hold your tongue,
You'll cause more trouble than its worth,
Draging this out for longer than it has to,
Thats not what you want is it?
No, of course not.
Let them know you don't care,
Show them they're not worth it,
And that you know it.
Don't involve yourself in the secrets, lies, their unnecessary predicament.
Just leave them squirm in their own shit.
You've given them this, now its enough.
Besides you knew this would happen,
Why wouldn't it? They're both as dumb as each other.
Of course it would.
You're only irritated because you want them to know you don't care,
And in time they will realise that you don't.
Be patient.

Free yourself.


Comments about Don'T Say A Word by Lily Espinosa

  • (6/15/2005 3:43:00 PM)


    Firstly David, Alex is a 'she'.
    Secondly, whether you liked it or not, it must have made an impression for you to write an essay about it...so either way i'm happy.
    (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 15, 2005

Poem Edited: Wednesday, June 15, 2005


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]