This Poem was Submitted By: Dianna Recod Woodhams On Date: 2002-02-01 13:58:26 . . . Click Here To Mail this Poem to a Friend!

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... the hard way

 coolly smugly triumphantly your chin lifted challenged me I tried to hold on to those last words I clamped my jaws around the venom they held your eyes narrowed nostrils flared your lips pressed tight I know Iím right thatís enough but pride pushed them through gnashing teeth anger peeled them from my lashing tongue malice made them leap from sneering lips suicidally  those last words J   U      M         P            E               D from my mouth taking me with them I lay in a silent heap where your feet stood for the last time I was right So what Now Iím left

Copyright © February 2002 Dianna Recod Woodhams


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