Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 12,150,436
VxPoem ID: 23471
Posted: August 4th. 2006 2:04:10 PM
THE PRICE OF SELFISHNESS
Age Group: Adult
Where were you when;
I needed help?
I needed friendship?
I needed companionship?
I needed guidance?
I needed a shoulder to cry on?
I needed love?
Where were you? Not here, not with me.
You were off in your own little world.
A fantasy realm.
I was shut out into the cold of null space in your heart, while you placed yourself upon a pedestal.
Demanding daily sacrifices in your honor, like some false god.
I, like a fool, gave them to you. Toiled for you. Striving to do everything possible to make our relationship work, and fill it with love.
Now, it has come full circle.
It is now my turn to fly.
I will spread my wings, like a raptor, and take flight. Leaving you far behind me.
I loathe doing so, but I have arisen from my trials.
I will continue on.
I will survive and more.
Weep, when you hear my rage filled cry above you. Knowing you cannot hurt me anymore.
Author's Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
More Poems: Vincent has posted 86 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Vincent - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2015 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren’s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches’ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.