David Whalen

Freshman - 629 Points (5/18/38 / Covington Kentucky)

Tryin' Not To Think Of You (With All My Might) - Poem by David Whalen

Tryin' not to think of you
Tryin' not to …
with all my might

But it's not workin' no matter what I do
Tryin' not to give into…
thinking' of you tonight

Tryin' hard to not remember when…
Think I've done it!
…but then…

I'm thinking' about you
Nothing but you…
All over again

How can you be
Such a constant
In my life

Why are you important to me
Why do you cause me
Such sadness and strife

Why can't I leave
Things in the past
Sleep deeply thru' the night

Cause I'm tryin' not to think of you
Cryin' not to think of you
…with all my might…


Poet's Notes about The Poem

Inspired by frustrations

Comments about Tryin' Not To Think Of You (With All My Might) by David Whalen

  • Gold Star - 36,896 Points Gajanan Mishra (1/25/2013 8:55:00 PM)

    Crying not to think of you. true love. thanks. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 25, 2013



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