Dee Corpolongo

Veteran Poet - 1,639 Points (09/ 27/64 / New York)

Just Remember.... - Poem by Dee Corpolongo

why is that we always remember

the ones who have done us wrong...

when it is the very reasons for

the things that make us strong...

we may not always like it

or we question why to me?

but after some times passes by

if you look then you will see

We welcome all the happy times

but cringe when it comes to pain

but if we only knew of happiness

true living could not sustain

so know that when the times are tough

and hopelessness seems to rein

this too shall pass eventually

and the sun will shine again

Comments about Just Remember.... by Dee Corpolongo

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (7/1/2016 1:13:00 PM)

    God Willing the sun will shine again, indeed.10 (Report) Reply

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  • (3/23/2016 10:13:00 AM)

    truly an inspirational write
    sets my heart and soul alight
    a deserving poem of the day
    all who read it said yea! yea!

    congrats and thanks
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  • Kim Barney (3/23/2016 10:02:00 AM)

    Very well done. Opposition is needed in all things. Without the winter, we wouldn't appreciate spring, summer, and fall so much. Congratulations on having it selected as poem of the day! (Report) Reply

  • Emebet Mesfin (3/23/2016 7:53:00 AM)

    thank you for this beautiful poem telling me to hang on. I need it specially today (Report) Reply

  • Jayatissa K. Liyanage (3/23/2016 5:14:00 AM)

    Happiness in life, when analysed, can be assigned to elements that made pillars stronger. They may be rough, tough, nutty, witty, gritty and pretty much shitty by nature. Excellent thinking. Well earned enhancement to be the poem f the day. Congratulations. X (Report) Reply

  • (3/23/2016 4:53:00 AM)

    A beautifully penned amazing poem that is full of nuggets of wisdom and is inspirational too. Congrats on the Poem of the Day. (Report) Reply

  • Akachukwu Lekwauwa (3/23/2016 3:40:00 AM)

    tough times makes us stronger. nice poem. congrats (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis (3/23/2016 2:10:00 AM)

    Yes! The sun will shine again. Nice work. (Report) Reply

  • Kelly Kurt (3/23/2016 12:39:00 AM)

    Pain often makes more powerful poetry and its memories can be either devastating, or serve towards growth.
    Congrats on poem of the day.
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  • (1/19/2015 6:01:00 PM)

    You have a beautiful, expressive way with words. (Report) Reply

  • F. J. Thomas (8/11/2014 10:14:00 AM)

    For some those sunny times are few and far between; a nice way to keep an optimistic outlook Dee. (Report) Reply

  • Hans Vr (1/10/2013 10:52:00 PM)

    What a wonderful wisdom in this poem, Dee.
    So true. Makes me think of the song, what doesn't kill you, makes you stronger.
    Actually if something not so good is happening, we tend to curse it in the moment
    but so often only later we see that it was really necessary for our own personal growth.
    Excellent poem.
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  • (12/14/2012 1:30:00 PM)

    Love the way you write..... (Report) Reply

  • Diane Hine (12/10/2012 4:12:00 AM)

    So true- we have to work harder to remember the pleasurable moments in life rather than the painful ones,
    but it's more rewarding when we make the effort. Wonderful poem.
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  • Ruby Honeytip (11/22/2012 6:32:00 AM)

    Wow......Val, Joseph (cadence is my favourite word btw) and Thomas said it all before I got here! ! I shall shut mine and spend my time reading your lovely, meaningful poem again: -) (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (11/20/2012 5:52:00 PM)

    We have to experience darkness before seeing the light, day before knowing the night, pain in order to know pleasure - life is about opposites, the ultimate aim of which is to reconcile them. Very good write Dee, well written and expressed. (Report) Reply

  • (11/19/2012 7:51:00 AM)

    A very uplifting, inspirational poem with a great finishing line. It conveyed a great message.
    The cadence, rhyme and flow was excellant. A worthy write
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 18, 2012

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