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              Authored by Chuck Keys

I wish she loved me,
but some.

The heart needs the up-time
as the soul
needs an echo.

I wish she loved me,
always, maybe forever, 
but not never.

Loveless is not an existence;
it is a span of emptiness,
a wasteland.

I miss what I no longer have
as Man needs a God.
Do I?

Destined to alone,
am I alone, 
or am I  free.

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  1. Date: 7/23/2011 8:49:00 PM
    chuck, congrats on your poem being featured this week,have yourself a wonderful weekend,..p.d.

  1. Date: 7/17/2011 4:04:00 PM
    Congratulations on your featured poem this week Chuck. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/10/2010 12:41:00 AM
    The short triplet form suits the emptiness conveyed by the thoughts Chuck.Rgds Brian

  1. Date: 6/7/2010 1:16:00 PM
    hello, Mr Chuck Keys, just going down my fav. list. Hope to read a new poem of yours pretty soon,..Sidney LeeAnn

  1. Date: 6/1/2010 10:22:00 AM
    Sometimes the being alone can be felt as freedom.. Other times its just sad, lovely introspective write ~ WN

  1. Date: 6/1/2010 9:21:00 AM
    Nice to see you on line Chuck, sad on your thoughts here, but I am going to go with free. No one is never alone, ha i feel alone than I turn around and it is all in my heart to feel like that. Have a nice one,..Sidney Lee AnnM.