212080  Poems Read Home Login

 Poetic Verses Of Love And Sorrow

"How We Perceive"




"How We Perceive"



There once was  a man
walking down the street
Was always someone  
For him to greet


Dressed so eloquently
And kind when he talked
Had that special bounce
Always when he walked


So very gracious
To all he met
The kind of friend
You'll never forget


Everyone liked him
But envied him too
So many were thinking
I wish I were you


So on they went  
Wishing instead
They were like this man
Who was so well read


No one ever knew
What was on his mind
All they could see
Was a man so kind


Finally one evening
While lying in bed
He took out his gun
And shot himself dead.






Copyright 2006 Ron Hall


















©2000 - 2014 Individual Authors of the Poetry. All rights reserved by authors.

Visit My Home Page | Start Your Own Poetry Site | PoetryPoem
[ Control Panel ]  [ Today's Poetry - ALL Poets ]  [ Search ]



poetic2050 Poetry by poetic2050 - Feedback and critique requested.  
poetic2050
pupwee Poetry by pupwee - Feedback and critique requested.  
pupwee
mckinleycooper Discover McKinley Cooper at PP! - Visit her site, Not-so-Vincent, & get to know her. Her Southern roots make her neo-Gothic work unique.  
poetrypoemmckinleycooper
A Creative Life - by Ken W. Simpson Published by Sanbun Publications, New Delhi  
PoetryPoem Ken W Simpson
Poetry by sirricky - Feedback and critique requested.  
sirricky
mykalangelo poems of Mykalangelo. - Tell me whatever, I'm not here often From poetrypoem.com your life will grow  
Mykalangelo
scotgirlsramblings Poetry by scotgirlsramblings - Poetry from a Scottish Heart Read, Enjoy and critise  
Scotgirlsramblings



poetic2050 Poetry by poetic2050 - Feedback and critique requested.  
poetic2050
pupwee Poetry by pupwee - Feedback and critique requested.  
pupwee
mckinleycooper Discover McKinley Cooper at PP! - Visit her site, Not-so-Vincent, & get to know her. Her Southern roots make her neo-Gothic work unique.  
poetrypoemmckinleycooper
A Creative Life - by Ken W. Simpson Published by Sanbun Publications, New Delhi  
PoetryPoem Ken W Simpson
Poetry by sirricky - Feedback and critique requested.  
sirricky
mykalangelo poems of Mykalangelo. - Tell me whatever, I'm not here often From poetrypoem.com your life will grow  
Mykalangelo


breezalong     mypoems477      sunshine12      vivekkinge      meloomelissaahowells  View All Poets
Newest Item: BURN IN HELL?
BURN IN HELL? Almighty God created a marvel called man, Who was the very per ... More
Added: 2014-12-21  My Poetry List  PoetryPoem.com      Get a Free Site       Blogs     Stories     Premium Sites