Michael Shepherd Sad Poems

1.
! To A God-Daughter On Her Sad Poem

Yes, we get blasé and dismissive on this site –
reading in the reams of Poemhunter posts
‘yet another poem of teenage angst’,
we say, scanning the raw wounds
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2.
! The Sad Story Of Happiness

Statistics tell. You can be
independent of them, but
you cannot deny them.
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3.
! ! A Sad Tale Of Consumerism

I was born poor uneducated trailer trash;
worked myself up by my own efforts;
now I'm rich; but still inside, feel poor...
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