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Below is the poem entitled color which was written by poet Amy Kramer. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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because of my color you wanted to be my lover
and because of my heart I chose to go farther 
and now I suffer
I was just a show
part of the game
even though no entry was paid
my love was free
and you wanted to display me
because of my color I was something of wonder
a new land for your hands to wander 
you found new ground 
had time to see me out
for a minute 
only for a minute 
then my color fades back to white 
I'm no longer the rainbow you had in sight 
and I was something to explore 
then you shut the door 
and my light fades
back to sad days 
when my sky was full of rain
my heart is full of pain
and no rainbow is in sight 
the storm will pass, but not without a fight
I have no energy to fight.
maybe someday I'll be another rainbow 
in another sky
but I was just a color
a color you wanted to try.

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  1. Date: 9/9/2011 3:06:00 PM
    Thank you for a most enjoyable read today Amy. Hey the weekend is here now go enjoy yourself and keep that pen flowing with the new inspiration you will find along the way. That is what I have set in my mind to do. Love, Carol

    Kramer Avatar Amy Kramer
    Date: 9/12/2011 11:07:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you! I hope you had a good weekend, and will have an even better one this week! I read some of your poems and I think you're very talented. Thanks for the comment! Have a great rest of the week. Love, Amy