Excuse Me

Excuse Me

A Poem by Gomer LePoet
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Letter to a friend?

"

Excuse Me


I got a letter just the other day

from a friend of days gone past

a friend that shared her heart

I had tried to reach her for a couple of years

I was so excited

but then


it really had nothing to say

other than they were sorry

that they had wasted

their time

talking to me


would I please destroy

all correspondence

all photos

all feelings


no thank yous,

no I'm sorrys,

no how are yous


how cold

how do they look at themselves

in the mirror each day

and think to themselves

boy, I am one terrific

representative

of the human species


Gomer LePoet....

© 2015 Gomer LePoet


Author's Note

Gomer LePoet
Are U Human ?

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Long time no see, my good friend. What a powerful therapy poetry can be. It is amazing all the old emotions a simple letter can stir in us all just to have those feelings cut down and ripped out.
Keep writing as always your work is excellent.


Posted 5 Years Ago


Cherrie Palmer

5 Years Ago

Sounds like that's right up your alley
Gomer LePoet

5 Years Ago

Yes it is. You should drop by and give a listen sometime. :)
Cherrie Palmer

5 Years Ago

I will sounds like a great idea

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Gomer LePoet
Gomer LePoet

Tampa, FL



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I am a former IT Manager/Consultant working for many Fortune 500 companies, mainly in the Banking, Telecommunications industry. I am also a part time musician, playing guitars and keyboards and writ.. more..

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