Life Is What Life Is Poem by Edward Veilleux

Life Is What Life Is

Rating: 4.7

Through all the ups, all the downs,
Some will be there, some can't be found.
If they won't care as they should, so be it.
This is life in the way that I wish to see it.

You can give your all, or you can try not.
When they decide to leave, what have you got?
You build it up, then it breaks away.
This is life in the way I see it today.

Days come and go, true hearts stay close.
Without happiness, love is an imitation at most.
You haven't stayed close, it's hard to love you,
This is life in a way that is sadly true.

To leave behind such a feeble mind,
forget it and pursue someone real.
This is my goal, and in time...
This will be life and the way that I feel.

Tammara Boyce 28 September 2007

i agree with ur is so correct.

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Sierra Monique 02 August 2007

You are totally right. Fantastic poem.

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Dan Robbins 21 September 2007

Nice job Edward, good flow, good meaning. Glad to see an Ontario boy with so much talent on here!

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Ashley Stone 15 May 2007

Life is a fight you are right

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Bonnie Harding 17 July 2007

most can relate...nicely written

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Julia Luber 19 February 2019

touching and compelling. Hard to know what he could love about somebody with a feeble mind in the first place.

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Chandan Dey 09 September 2018

Life is like a river full of waves. We get the meaning of life deeply only when we enjoy crests and troughs of the waves equally. Chandan

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Chandan Dey 09 September 2018

we enjoy life only when we search life through joy as well as sorrow. Chandan

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Dillian Hansen 27 August 2018

Great rhymes, I like the blunt vine this poem puts off

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Isha Lal das 05 July 2018

I love it but you can make it a bit small and reapeat the word this will be life

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