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Let me out

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Below is the poem entitled Let me out which was written by poet The Situation. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Let me out

Like an inner child running wild
Where age now tells me no
An ancient beautful fame, now
In an old woman's frame

Like a spirit so grand
Just waiting to expand
Locked in it's infant cage
Waiting for death to turn the page

Like a butterfly snug
In a cocoon getting ready
The shell is crisp
And wings are spreading

Like expressing myself fully
Raising myself with pen as pulley
Breif but universal
All with in the parameters of a poem
Screaming "Let me out!"


(A rewrite of Caties poem)

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  1. Date: 10/23/2012 3:06:00 AM
    Good luck in the contest.

  1. Date: 10/19/2012 7:10:00 PM
    I love this poem Situation - I will have to read Catie's poem now lol - Shaz

  1. Date: 10/16/2012 6:03:00 PM
    Iread your comment, and i cant help wonder why you would say that to me. I do not love him, no, not at all. period! He only upsets me. It must be his mission. If he hates me, then we hate each other. :)

    Loving III Avatar John Loving III
    Date: 10/17/2012 5:07:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    He must be like a parent.
  1. Date: 10/16/2012 7:06:00 AM
    Good luck in Catie's contest..Reads like a winner to me..Thanks for stopping by..Soup mail soon..Sara

  1. Date: 10/15/2012 10:07:00 AM
    I didn't dare tackle another poet's poem but you did well. I was surprised that my poem on adultery ruffled feathers. The task was to say how we would handle the problem. Since I never had to face it, I answered as honestly as I could pertaining to myself. I would hope I would be adult enough to not act without thought. Joyce

    Situation Avatar The Situation
    Date: 10/15/2012 10:57:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Nuf sed.
  1. Date: 10/14/2012 6:47:00 PM
    Nice to get those words out when they are churning around inside. A poem waiting to be born finds birth when that pen does the job! Your last line is so true! Luv, Lizzie

  1. Date: 10/13/2012 4:43:00 PM
    very creative, images, waiting for death to turn the page memorable line at least to me.

  1. Date: 10/13/2012 3:35:00 PM
    Enjoyed the poem you created alongside Catie, best wishes for the contest, vie

  1. Date: 10/13/2012 2:11:00 PM
    This is a rewrite for caties contest

  1. Date: 10/13/2012 1:33:00 PM
    ‡ You Go Girl. Past The Cages Swinging Door And Through The Open Glass, Higher And Higher, Her Beauty Climbs. I Love It. Love, Rachel ‡