Jennie Scheihing

Simple Questions Of The Unloved - Poem by Jennie Scheihing

Pretty boy
Why don’t you love me?
Am I not thin enough
For you to wrap
Your arms around?
Am I not cute enough
For you to be
Attracted to?
Am I not brunette enough
To fit your type of girl?
Am I not funny enough
To make you laugh
When you need it most?
Am I simply not good enough
For you?
Pretty boy
Please tell me
Because even if you don’t love me
I will always love you.

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  • (7/21/2006 2:33:00 PM)

    Jennie, that's brilliant. Insightful, eloquent, slightly darkly funny but also so so poignantly sad. Epic. Thanks for posting. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 21, 2006

Poem Edited: Wednesday, August 18, 2010

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