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What do you think of me?

The comfort of knowing

By Jennifer DavidPublished 2 years ago Updated 2 years ago 1 min read
What do you think of me?
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Write me a poem

Sing me a song

Tell me you love me

Or hate me

Just don’t make me wait

Please don’t make me sit

And think

Or ponder

What you think of me


When I’m alone

I search in the archives of our conversations

Our memories

Our laughs, smiles, smirks


I look back at the tears

Averted gazes


The silence


In it whispers truths and untruths

Of which they are, I can't tell you

I can’t even begin to tell myself

But I try


In the silence I see everything


All blurred into one

I see what is, what was

And what never will be


Blinded by the need to know

What you think of me


It shouldn’t mean, to me, what it does

But here I cling to the idea, to me, of what should

Or could…be?

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Jennifer David

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  • Stephanie David6 months ago

    Brilliant and humble, loud and quiet, timid yet bold, generous, kind, compassionate and in tune with The Father.

  • one of my annoyances when creating on this site is that format is hard to control here. part of poetry is format and it's unfortunate that the poems suffer for stylistic issues.

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