Roberta James Mitchell

Rookie (April 11,1987 / México)

Orange Peels - Poem by Roberta James Mitchell

you're an orange peel thrown down the window,
i saw you when you fell,
i watched you while you were floating in the water,
next to my boat, in the middle of the sea.....

i saw you when you drowned,
i couldn't help you though,
i just stand watching while you died,
now you're gone and i'm still here.

now no one will remember you,
no one knows the way you jumped,
everyone's upboard living,
but i remember you,

and i can make you live in my head,
and float again
anytime i want to,
everytime i feel like to,
i'll make you drown again in my memory,
and yet live.

Comments about Orange Peels by Roberta James Mitchell

  • (7/22/2005 10:52:00 PM)

    I agree. It is a good poem and memorable, too. (Report) Reply

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  • (7/21/2005 5:54:00 PM)

    I have nothing intellingent to say except I really likethis...very cool poem :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 21, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, May 17, 2010

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