Marcus McKinley

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A Dream Unfulfilled - Poem by Marcus McKinley

Roof over head
Food in the fridge
Credit card number

Phone texting
Game playing
Couch sitting

Buy me this
Buy me that
Give me a ride!

I’m going out
‘Cause you want me inside

I’m staying in
‘Cause you want me to move

My attitude will never improve

I’ll never see
All you’ve done for me
‘Cause you owe it to me
For bringing me into this world

Comments about A Dream Unfulfilled by Marcus McKinley

  • Silver Star - 3,853 Points Seema Chowdhury (4/19/2011 6:33:00 AM)

    nice and reflective poem.
    thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

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  • Freshman - 607 Points Rekha Mandagere (3/28/2011 11:24:00 PM)

    What a great theme is hidden in this beautiful poem! I love your tone and rhyming scheme adopted here. great work. Thanks for sharing it. Rekhamandagere (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, February 17, 2011

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