keith brown

Rookie - 13 Points (24/8/1945 / london UK)

I Tried To Tell You - Poem by keith brown

I tried to tell you right from the start
He was always going to break your heart
But you didn’t hear a word I'd say
You went on loving him anyway

I Tried to tell you but you didn’t hear
Your guardian angel I was standing near

You never heard me shed a quite tear
while you where crying on my shoulder

Now he's gone and you've lost it all
You sit alone while lonely tear drops fall
Amid the tears and pain you don’t recall
that angel crying on your shoulder.

I tried to tell but you didn’t see
All love you could have had from me

A love so lost it could never be
not while your crying on my shoulder

Listen to this poem:

Comments about I Tried To Tell You by keith brown

  • Gajanan Mishra (6/18/2013 12:04:00 AM)

    a love so lost, good poem, thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment.
    (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: Monday, June 17, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, June 18, 2013

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]