Lauren Harper


The Lake - Poem by Lauren Harper

All because of one mistake,
you turned my pool of tears into a lake.

The lake that would not save,
For it would become my watery grave.

It would not be wise to inquire why,
After all it is you, who watched me die.

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  • (6/18/2013 4:15:00 PM)


    Nice poem. I like how it is short and at the same time has value in it. Liked it :) I invite you to read my poems and write comments based on your opinion :) Keep up the good work! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 20, 2013


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