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Author Name: Freethunder 8 Comments
Date Added: November 16, 2011 06:11:01 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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The Shrivelled Man
The shrivelled man sits on the floor,
He sits upon the tiled floor,
The shrivelled man hums a tune,
A lost man,
No more to lose.

He sits upon Piccadilly's floor,
He fights his battles,
He fights his wars,
He's neither rich,
Nor he's poor,
Shrivelled, upon the floor.

Passers by pay no heed,
Another hungry mouth to feed,
A silver coin or two an hour,
A cup of tea if he's allowed,
He sits crossed legged with his dog,
Passers by feel no wrong,
The shrivelled man hums a tune,
Another muted voice to lose.
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Comments:
Comment By: FreeRobin Constantinou on November 30, 2012 11:50:27 AM Report
The lost nature of humanity to care or ignore the forgotten discarded souls of the streets. TTouching write.
Comment By: FreeMichelle on October 4, 2012 06:43:54 PM Report


Well done & Congratulations on the award again :) so happy for you


Comment By: FreeLinda Jo on September 16, 2012 02:01:43 PM Report
Congratulations on the featured award!
Comment By: FreeSensual Sorceress on September 10, 2012 03:09:54 PM Report
Congrats on the featured award.



blessings,

Ms. S

Comment By: PremiumDan J. Mazurek on September 10, 2012 10:20:11 AM Report


Congratulations!!!  And well deserving of the award.!!!!!!!!!







Comment By: FreeKymberly Donn on September 10, 2012 09:23:08 AM Report
Exceptional piece of poetry and very worthy of the award. Congratulations!



~KD~

Comment By: FreeLady Dragonwyck on September 10, 2012 09:13:40 AM Report
Congratulations on the Feature Poem Award.  Keep up the GREAT writes and entering contests. 



Lady D

Comment By: FreeAdri on September 10, 2012 03:27:05 AM Report
Wow, this is a brilliant write. The intensity of the write is brilliant, the pace set a tone. 
Worthy of an award 

Congratulations

Adri





 


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