Efe Benjamin

Rookie - 223 Points (Delta State, NIGERIA)

' If You Know Me - Poem by Efe Benjamin

i don't want you
to know me,
if you know me,
you will
not respect me.
i want you
to respect me
like i respect you.
.
i don't want you
to love me
'cause you
don't know me,
if you love me,
i might break
your heart as
someone like you
broke my heart.
.
i don't want you
to come to my house
'cause i don't want
to be a fornicator,
like i was before
i changed my life.
.
these things are
not part of my life,
love and lust
are not my priority,
i want you to see
this reality.

Topic(s) of this poem: lust


Comments about ' If You Know Me by Efe Benjamin

  • Patricia Grantham (9/16/2013 8:55:00 AM)


    I love this poem. So faithful and true. Very fresh and
    new. This is reality I am real. A good poem.
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, August 28, 2010

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 12, 2014


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