Elizabeth Jordan Heinbuch

Libby Lou - Poem by Elizabeth Jordan Heinbuch

It was there-
In the darkness- unaware
I pictured it:
A little girl in a story book
Everyone forsook,
Lost and look-in for love.
Dressed in her easter best
Blonde pigtails and a yellow dress
It was there-
next to her teddy bear
On the unmade bed
She'd never forget
What he had done to her.
In the shadows
He stole her virtue
And she became a silent statue
swallowing a scream
Like: 'What have you done to me? '
I was hopin it was just a dream
Which visits me quite regularly
But i know it really happened to me.
I know:
He was never sorry.

Listen to this poem:

Comments about Libby Lou by Elizabeth Jordan Heinbuch

There is no comment submitted by members..

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: Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 24, 2011

[Report Error]