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I Let You Go

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I Let You Go

I let you go I have no remorse
 Your selfish actions I will not endorse
 How many women have had a love demise
 You're lying in bed but no compromise
 
Your soul is sick your heart is burnt out
 No blood in your veins but a septic gout
 You bled us dry depleted our finances
 Gorge on our labor to the devil pay penances
 
You conceited arrogant malfunctioning male
 Lies dropping from your lips like winters hail
 Bedding the innocent and unsuspecting fawn
 Your condition spread out on the world's front lawn
 
You said this is healing and a new beginning
 But they were just words empty of feeling
 You ask what it is I need you to do
 Nothing since I can't trust you to be ever true

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  1. Date: 6/17/2014 6:10:00 PM

    Hi Joy, congratulations on your well-deserved win! Great SLAM to all the "conceited arrogant malfunctioning" males out there! Best wishes.

  1. Date: 6/17/2014 1:01:00 AM

    Long time no see, ..Hi Joy.... Congratulations:) Thank you for the Slam Season Support... Stop by and enjoy my newest poem "Dear Mr President" OR my latest blog "Prettiest Poet Girl" if you like. No pressure. :):):) Hugs & Love ~Always & Forever~ LINDA

  1. Date: 5/31/2012 1:53:00 PM

    I see only female comments here so I will add one from a male . You get my vote Joy. I am not conceited tho' sometimes confused, but that's 'cos I cannot multitask like you gals. God Bless. Dave.

  1. Date: 4/29/2012 10:25:00 PM

    Joy, you are a wonderful women... and I'm glad you have offered your friendship always... I agree with Marlon.. you deserve your equal.. not in you do i sense a selfish person... We all need trust.. i can't believe all the empty feelings one can carry within... gonna move on to your other poems.. ta ta for now...pd

    Wellington Avatar Joy Wellington
    Date: 5/2/2012 11:42:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Tenk yu, tenk yu, PD...love you heaps girlfren!!
  1. Date: 4/19/2012 8:42:00 AM

    U deserve better...good write. Straight forward and direct!

    Wellington Avatar Joy Wellington
    Date: 4/19/2012 8:51:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    U know what Marlon? I think I really do!
  1. Date: 4/19/2012 8:39:00 AM

    The sun is shining bright here this morning in Ohio and I am enjoying reading some very interesting and excellent writing. So happy to see yours among the ones I am able to read this fine day before I get busy. Have a wonderful day and thank you so much for sharing your poetry with us Joy. Love, Carol

    Wellington Avatar Joy Wellington
    Date: 4/19/2012 8:52:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Tnx Carol...hope the sun continues to shine for you always.