Sierra Staten

Rookie - 121 Points (4/17/97 / Newman, California)

I Am Society


When is it too soon to love somebody?
When you're sure you love them,
How can society tell you its too soon?
How can society control your actions?
We are society.
I am society.
And I say, it's not too soon.
I do love you, and whether or not the rest of the world agrees,
I'll never know.
I don't intend to find out.
All I know is that I love you;
You, your past, and your future.
You, as a whole.
Only you.

Submitted: Sunday, September 01, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 02, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (I Am Society by Sierra Staten )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie Mohabeer Beeharry (9/1/2013 1:21:00 PM)

    A brilliant determination. I love it.
    Beside society is a vague word and is constantly at discord with itself.
    Well written.curt but pointed.

    Mohabeer Beeharry
    Read my poem and comment sometime. (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

Poem of the Day

poet Joseph Addison

Salve magna parens frugum Saturnia tellus,
Magna virûm! tibi res antiquæ laudis et artis
Aggredior, sanctos ausus recludere fontes.
Virg. Geor. 2.

...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. If, Rudyard Kipling
  3. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  6. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  7. The Angel, William Blake
  8. Warning, Jenny Joseph
  9. Drummer Hodge, Thomas Hardy
  10. Bright Star, John Keats

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]