THE SPOOK WHO SAT UNDER MY PORCH LIGHT©
Written by Arose N Daghetto
I’m not afraid of thunder…. I can roar just as loud
I’m not afraid of lightning…. My smile is also quite a killer
I’m not afraid of the dark…. My soul can be my flashlight
I’m not afraid of gossip…. I never did hear that well anyway
I’m not afraid of hate… My heart’s a ten time world champion
I’m not afraid of goodbyes…. My life’s due for some spring cleaning
But I will tell you what I am afraid of…
I am afraid of hellos…. I’m allergic to shiesty people
I am afraid of investing trust…. ‘Cause I always have to file bankruptcy
I am afraid of friendship…. ‘Cause people aren’t really your friends
I am afraid of love…. Love has a learning disability
I’m afraid to give…. What I give always gets thrown back at me
I am afraid to dream…. Dreams don’t always come true.
But I’ll never cease
that keep me
Poem (Not Picture) © Copyright 2011 by Arose N Daghetto for Quiet Storm Enterprise.
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