Medea Kali

My Pillar - Poem by Medea Kali

We’re two of a kind, you and I
You; in your big world
Weaving charms around them porcelain-skinned girls,
How you are blinded by their radiant magnificence
The way they look at you innocently and yet with a cunning stare.
You entwine and wine in their fragileness
I stand back in my own little space.

You’re a pillar in your world and I lean
For a block of that tower of strength
For a role in a dream world of lily-girls and white knights
Fantasies of a perfect life where I am yours…

How did this come to be?
I am not like them and they’re not me
You rush off to have your green salad
Leaving me thinking how gullible I was
How dirty I am, how I try and try to
Break that brick wall around your heart

I am high in your presence and sad when you leave
Like a five-year old, I crave your acceptance
I scatter roses in your pathway
I lie helpless in your arms
I am emotionless when you lie
When you say how you’ll never be mine
And act as if you are all mine.

Comments about My Pillar by Medea Kali

  • Hebert Logerie Sr.Hebert Logerie Sr. (5/13/2009 7:25:00 PM)

    This is a beautiful poem, 'we're two of a kind'. (Report)Reply

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    'I scatter roses in your pathway'beautiful, touching, thanks for sharing (Report)Reply

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  • Sulaiman Mohd YusofSulaiman Mohd Yusof (5/13/2009 7:30:00 AM)

    Very outspoken kinda writes, yeahhh you have the ability to nail it down profoundly. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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