The Argument

The Argument

A Poem by felioness
"

when friendship sours ...

"



When did you become
This thorn in my side?
This ganglion
Buried deep in my gut?


When did you begin to scrutinize

Flagellate and fillet
Why this sudden need to cut?

When will you start to face
I'm not who I used to be?
Does that really matter
Why can't you talk to me?

F**k! Do I need an Alma Mater
To indulge in daily chatter?
I'm confused Because it appears
As if it really matters

Yeah I'm confused
Because it appears
As if it really matters...

Bitterly spoken insecurities
Are making my heart bleed
This competitive one-up-manship
Has turned vile, sick...obscene

And I, for one,  am ashamed
By this whole damn flaky scene 
If you got a problem 

deal with me

Face to face
Head to head
She to she…

You're so restless in your skin
I won't even try to begin
...you wouldn't listen anyway
So what's it matter.

You're so restless in your skin
I wouldn't even try to begin
To tell you I couldn't possibly
Feel much sadder

 



© 2013 felioness


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Such a sadness and anger and confusion... and all mingled profoundly line by line... You create an emotional state where one is lost and no escape route can be seen. Powerful.

Posted 7 Years Ago


If you are ashamed of this flakey scene !
Sounds like you need a new friend.
The more I read of your stories , the more
I admire the writing. You are very talented.
Exciting. Thank you,
-----Eagle Cruagh

Posted 7 Years Ago


felioness

7 Years Ago

Ah...yes, ...this one. I actually wrote after an argument with my dear cousin. We are both strong wi.. read more
Eagle Cruagh

7 Years Ago

Thanks for the explanation.
In a short period I am becoming addicted to your writing.
.. read more

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Added on August 26, 2012
Last Updated on July 9, 2013
Tags: friendship, argument, fighting, saddness

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felioness
felioness

Saskatchewan, Canada



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