Joshua Guillory

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Know Your Enemies! - Poem by Joshua Guillory

Enemies are those who wish you ill,
Who think of you with vicious disgust,
And pretend they are your friends still;
But when you fall, they're fill'd with lust!

Enemies care not of your trials nor strain;
Only from you, what they may come to gain!
And making sport of you behind your back,
Wave at you with smiles: most wily attack!

Nevertheless, some of them may well be blunt,
That they view you with their most vile disgrace,
And tell you face to face without a front,
They wish you'd always finish last in place!

© 04/18/2016 Joshua A. Guillory

Topic(s) of this poem: envy, hate, jealousy

Comments about Know Your Enemies! by Joshua Guillory

  • Edward Kofi Louis Edward Kofi Louis (4/18/2016 8:42:00 AM)

    Some of them may well be blunt! Hitting the nail on the head. Nice work. (Report) Reply

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  • Akhil Raveendran Akhil Raveendran (4/18/2016 4:37:00 AM)

    try to work or deal with enemy because we know there attitude.. it will never heart you when they did any harm to u .. good (Report) Reply

    Joshua Guillory Joshua Guillory (4/18/2016 5:08:00 AM)

    Thank you very much for rating high and sincerely commenting!
    I think I may change 'end up in last place' to 'finish in last place' :)
    Peace, love, and light (You look or favor some of my family members in Texas) :)

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 18, 2016

Poem Edited: Saturday, April 30, 2016

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