Treasure Island

Amanda Shelton

(July 3,1981 / Bakersfield, California USA)

My honesty


Don’t be fail about my glare,
or my dead on stair.
Be kind to me I don’t mean to be a nuisance
I’m not trying to be rude but I can’t help it you have something there.
Respect me for my honesty I will tell you no lei.
It is what it is with a glint in my eye.
My honesty stands tall and strong
without a falter or tumble.
You should like me for my honesty,
Because I will tell no lies.
This will go no where if you are not honest with me.
I give so much and take so little.
My honesty is all I have.
So like me for my honesty and I will like you for yours.
My honesty goes so far I can’t see it anymore.

Submitted: Friday, March 29, 2013

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I thought about this poem because I'v had so many friends and family members say I am too honest sometimes.

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