Stephanie van Oudtshoorn

Rookie (1 September 1986 / East London, South Africa)

Pass On By - Poem by Stephanie van Oudtshoorn

when you see me
pass me by
but pass quietly,
slowly and carefully

the road you walk
is littered with my hopes
so take care where you step
and step not on my hopes and dreams

simply pass me by
pass not by my eyes
but by my heart
for my eyes see you not

cast not your hopes
upon the road with the rest
but hold them close
and pass on by

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  • (7/15/2009 5:40:00 AM)

    nice feelings embedded in this lyric poem...poetic abilities.. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 23, 2005

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 5, 2010

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