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Matthias Pantaleon

Rookie - 279 Points (August 24,1984 / Oronija Island, Nigeria)

I Understand


I see the pain in your eyes
You try to cover them with smiles
I see you are sad deep inside
The light dims in your eyes

I want you to know
I do not expect too much from you
You can hide your pain from the world
Certainly not from the walls

I will never mock at you
for making wrong choices
Maybe it's too much for you
I understand and I'll always do

Submitted: Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Edited: Thursday, June 05, 2014

Topic of this poem: life


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