Francis Duggan


I Cannot Even Hope To Imagine - Poem by Francis Duggan

I cannot even hope to imagine the way that you do feel
Compared to some your problems may seem little but to you your problems are real
Life's journey is not always easy and life's not always fair
And many left to struggle with their black dog of despair.

Of the worries that beset you others may be aware
And you only have their pity for that's all they can spare
Your cross in life seems heavy and you find it hard to bear
But there are many like you in the bigger World out there.

I cannot hope to imagine your burden of stress
It has been awhile now since you've known happiness
So few who want to know you when you're feeling down
Yet so many like you even living in this town.

I cannot hope to imagine of the sadness you must know
You even feel sadder now than you felt a few weeks ago
But happier times for you may be ahead
For where there is life there is hope it is said.

Listen to this poem:

Comments about I Cannot Even Hope To Imagine by Francis Duggan

There is no comment submitted by members..



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, July 9, 2008



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. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  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]