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Everyone Is A Hurting Child

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There are many remarkable women
That the boundary of historical years
Has prevented me from meeting.

I have often been near tears
Reading the fragments of Sappho,
Or merely gazing at a photograph
Of Emily Dickinson.

When I was a young boy,
I remember reading the Bell Jar
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Idealism rocks! -and as to the last line... well solace perhaps that you may have made a few happy (and certainly reflective) here? ! A grand piece in my opinion.
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Marcy Jarvis 29 October 2005
being idealistic is saddening to others, or at least annoying... but it can't be helped.
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Rachel Weaver 04 June 2005
Thats beautiful. -Rachel
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Amberlee Carter 31 May 2005
i never was that big of an of Dickinson...Plath however, is a favorite..though I tend to relate more to Sexton...this is a compassionate write..I'm glad you said it, now all I have to do is agree with it... :)
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Raynette Eitel 31 May 2005
You had the sensitive soul of a poet, even as a child. I hope your idealism doesn't prevent you from meeting the right person. This is a tender, lovely poem. Thanks for sharing. Raynette
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Mary Nagy 31 May 2005
It takes a truly compassionate person to write from the heart as you do. Great job once again Uriah. So beautiful. Sincerely, Mary
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