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#443480 - 08/06/13 04:37 AM Re: dont hate [Re: newground]
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Registered: 09/27/03
Posts: 3342
Loc: O Kanada
OH MY GOD.
this is pure.
i doubt i could write anything good enough to even explain how good this poem is.
wow.

you speak for the child in me.

thank you, newground.
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#443499 - 08/06/13 09:13 AM Re: dont hate [Re: newground]
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Registered: 02/07/06
Posts: 3399
Loc: somewhere in Africa
Thanks again. moved me even more this time - knowing what I have learned since...
Lee
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As my life goes on I believe somehow something's changed
Something deep inside...
I've been searchin so long to find an answer
Now I know my life has meaning
Now I see myself as I am, feeling very free...
When my tears have come to an end I will understand
What I left behind: a part of me. Chicago


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#443506 - 08/06/13 11:38 AM Re: dont hate [Re: newground]
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Registered: 10/11/11
Posts: 761
Loc: michigan
thanks guys, this poem has blessed and torn, lifted me and triggered me and your comments all make me feel even more kinship with everyone here I still cry each time I read it and still struggle with loving that boy but as you say lee I have learned a great deal I hope that each of us can find wholeness in this journey
Jeff
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Towards thee I roll, thou all-destroying but unconquering whale; to the last I grapple with thee; from hell's heart I stab at thee; for hate's sake I spit my last breath at thee. let me then tow to pieces, while still chasing thee, thou damned whale! Thus, I give up the spear!"
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#467956 - 07/24/14 10:27 PM Re: dont hate [Re: newground]
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Registered: 09/24/13
Posts: 166
Loc: Virginia
Awesome poem. Did you write it?

Bob
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#467961 - 07/25/14 04:18 AM Re: dont hate [Re: newground]
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I did. It came to me at work as I was trying to process my experiences at a weekend of recovery. so many powerful things happened there I was over whelmed it took a while to process it all.
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Towards thee I roll, thou all-destroying but unconquering whale; to the last I grapple with thee; from hell's heart I stab at thee; for hate's sake I spit my last breath at thee. let me then tow to pieces, while still chasing thee, thou damned whale! Thus, I give up the spear!"
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