As I Died on the Sidewalk

As I Died on the Sidewalk

A Poem by Katherine Enma Pineapple
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Soon to be revised ;D

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I was dying on the sidewalk
Painting my greatest tragedy
With blood and pavement- canvass
People standing overhead
"Oh dear, what a pitiful fellow."
Watching me die before their
Very, sympathetic eyes


I was dying on the sidewalk
Eying the people looking at me
Their mouth agape
Watching the angel of death
Take me away
I got on climbed to his arms
Staring at my body
And at the crowd
I said to myself with my eyes
Very, sympathetic eyes
"What pitiful people."

© 2013 Katherine Enma Pineapple


Author's Note

Katherine Enma Pineapple
Well I wrote this for a lot of reasons, the greatest of what influenced me was the news story of a tricycle driver shot by a man riding in tandem and a group of people were just watching him, watching him die before their very eyes.

Another is a social issue about my country: how people can react and ONLY react. They CAN'T ACT.

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i think poetry craved you completely and made you so much talented by now that even your small pieces creates an illusion in one's mind..honoured reading this keep it up kate..

Posted 5 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Katherine Enma Pineapple

5 Years Ago

Aww thank you my lovely tomato :3 Your review means a lot
Basu Gupta

5 Years Ago

i know that..you should better thank me then....hehehehe it's always my pleasure
Katherine Enma Pineapple

5 Years Ago

already did :P

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Katherine Enma Pineapple
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