Dónall Dempsey

Veteran Poet - 1,546 Points (15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

Me & My Shadow - Poem by Dónall Dempsey

ME & MY SHADOW

Eager to kiss you
my shadow

runs before me
kisses you before I do.

I come a close second.

“I love you! ”
“I love you! ”

my shadow sighs.

I...second that... emotion.


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  • (4/8/2008 12:10:00 PM)

    All alone and feeling blue, are you? No one to tell your troubles to? Well, here is a dime...give me a call! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 8, 2008

Poem Edited: Monday, May 12, 2008


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