Amanda Thomas

Rookie (1984-2005 / California)

Sitting In The Passenger Seat - Poem by Amanda Thomas

Sitting in the passenger seat
Lights streaking past like words uttered and forgotten
This night, like any other

Smoke curls from my fingertips to the sky
The boy driving me to nowhere
Is perfect

This night is perfect
We'll never fade away, never be forgotten
Attempts at articulating will all come out wrong

I try to tell him that I love him
Try to tell him that I never want to go home
He just smiles and laughs, tells me that I'm so drunk

I don't know what I'm saying.
He knows he's wrong.


Comments about Sitting In The Passenger Seat by Amanda Thomas

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 13, 2005

Poem Edited: Thursday, October 13, 2005


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]