Was I Wrong

Was I Wrong

A Poem by Evelynn

Walking slowly down the street

Now I’m back on my own feet

Thinking back to my old life

Was I wrong to leave it all behind

Should I have stayed and made them proud

Was I wrong to scream and shout

Did I make a big mistake

By leaving that world, did I cause it to break

Was I wrong to want to leave that life 

Was I wrong to want a life all mine

Should I be sorry for living my dream

Do you want me to apologize for finally being me

© 2017 Evelynn

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"Should I be sorry for living my dream
Do you want me to apologize for finally being me"
I understand the above lines. All of us must seek our place and seek our dreams. Sometime we walk away and sometimes we must run away. I enjoyed this poem. Made the reader think. Thank you Evelynn for sharing the excellent poetry.

Posted 1 Month Ago

well penned Evelynn, enough to express that feeling. There were things we really regret that we did but never regret the things that made you happy.

Posted 1 Month Ago


1 Month Ago

Thank you so much
Nicely and thoughtfully described. If you can't be yourself and be true to yourself, then things will never work properly with other people.

Posted 1 Month Ago

So much truth is in this piece, and beauty as well! Loved it, no you were not wrong....☺

Posted 1 Month Ago

A nice piece. Short but emotional. The conflict between what we think is wrong and what we want.

Posted 1 Month Ago

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Added on August 31, 2017
Last Updated on August 31, 2017



Roanoke, VA

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