Parme Hice

Rookie (may 13 2004 / desert)

Innocence Lost In Dare - Poem by Parme Hice

Innocence lost in dare
Eye still believe that somewhere in America
a little girl can play in her own backward backyard
She can ride a bicycle and a mirage to the sky
she can dance without getting shot
She can read a comic book without a look
at a porno magazine
Eye have seen the children play in America
Sometimes the world gets too close to us
Sometimes the physical people around us
Play way too rough for people to go on living nice
Sometimes the beast within the lust comes out
And destroys a dream an innocence lost in dare

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 26, 2007

Poem Edited: Monday, February 7, 2011


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