Poem I wrote - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-06-2013, 06:57 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
IndigoChild311's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: NJ
Posts: 180
Red face Poem I wrote

So I wrote a poem about the dude who gives me fish for $1.99 (cheaper than anywhere else) and who is quite attractive but also quite too old (by 12 years) but yes. I thought I'd just share because I'm quite proud of it. I hope the metaphor is understandable.

Just a touch of poison
To get me through the day.
Invading my body
With warmth and desire.
It's so hard to resist
An addiction it's become.
I walk in with my head low
Praying not to be noticed.
Until I reach the back
Where my poison is stored.
My heart races a mile a minute
There isn't enough air in the room.
Try to focus on everything
Besides my enslaving friend.
Remember, I tell myself,
Just a touch.
I saunter towards my poison
Moving nonchalantly
Though inside feels otherwise.
His piercing blue eyes meet mine
And his voice booms,
"Hey there, sweetheart"
I begin to lose control
Quickly becoming light headed.
I whisper an innocent '"hi"
And close in on him.
He doesn't back away
As my hand touches his side.
So close is my poison
I can taste it on my tongue.
His eyes draw me in closer
Like a moth to a light..
I cannot resist
Drinking the whole bottle.
Just a touch isn't enough
But for now it must be
Because a passion like this
Must take time to age.
So for now I must only have
Just a touch of poison.

I hope you liked it. It seems really dorky reading it back but..yeah, I don't know.

The Messiah approves of this forum.
IndigoChild311 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-06-2013, 07:00 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: The Lone Star State
Posts: 66
Wow. That was....DEEP. But quite interesting! Good work!

A man's got to do what a man's got to do.
A woman must do what he can't.
ladybuglil123 is offline  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-07-2013, 12:46 AM
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Central Texas
Posts: 27,605
Very nice and not dorky at all!
dramaqueen is offline  
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-07-2013, 09:51 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
IndigoChild311's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: NJ
Posts: 180
Thank you :)

The Messiah approves of this forum.
IndigoChild311 is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-10-2013, 08:38 AM
Member
 
weaver72's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: milford
Posts: 85
Don't ever think What comes from the heart is dorky!great work!

KDM
weaver72 is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-12-2013, 09:39 PM
Member
 
fishkid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Northern NJ
Posts: 111
Very nice poem; I can relate to it somewhat. Darn college girls always look so young...

Everything happens for a reason, but the reason isn't always good.
fishkid is offline  
Reply

Tags
ehh , fish poem , poem

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Poem I wrote today bniebetta The Lounge 0 04-02-2013 05:37 PM
Betta poem I wrote... PitGurl Betta Art 4 08-07-2011 03:54 PM
A Poem That I Wrote dukie1346 The Lounge 4 06-06-2011 07:50 AM
Poem I wrote! Maryrox247 The Lounge 6 04-28-2011 07:35 PM
A poem I wrote for my grandma dukie1346 The Lounge 2 11-15-2010 02:49 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome