Laura Cummings

Rookie (Friday 16th October 1987 / Alexander Hospital, Redditch.)

Its Always About You - Poem by Laura Cummings

I haven’t much of time,
So I’ll say this as honestly as I can in the 2 minuets I have,
I will always be around for you,
Whenever you need me,
But I feel like I need to back off a little,
And I think you feel this to,
Because I can feel you pulling away from me,
My opinions are really yours,
And I just want to be me,
And the best person I can be,
Yours truly,
One hundred percent me.

Comments about Its Always About You by Laura Cummings

  • (4/22/2005 1:32:00 PM)

    I agree with PoHo. There's a poem lurking behind this, especially with this apparently contradictory title.
    I know I shouldn't be snooty about punctuation, Laura, but the thought of Mozart ordering a 'minuet steak' had me giggly. Spellcheck?

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  • (4/22/2005 8:14:00 AM)

    Laura, I like the sentiments you express here but the poem doesn't feel very poetic. Feels rather matter-of-fact, like a note or a journal entry. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 22, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, May 16, 2005

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