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

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This is what he said:
"I know you"
And he did, and he does
And that's the truth.
But now, I know him too,
And that's the truth,
Because a tall, pale ghost
(with a half smoked cigarette, 
dangling from his lips)
Crept into my room (home)
And whispered in my ear,
"It is safer to be known
Than to know".

Farewell ghost-"I know you."

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  1. Date: 5/20/2013 3:52:00 PM
    LOVE THIS! Short & powerful. Strong ending! I love the fire in between the lines.

  1. Date: 5/15/2013 2:41:00 PM
    Wow, brilliant piece of work! Favoriting! :D Always, Laura

    Crespo Avatar Beverly Crespo
    Date: 5/18/2013 9:24:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you so much Laura. Your opinion means so much to me. Bev
  1. Date: 3/3/2013 2:00:00 AM
    This is very unique, good job !

    Crespo Avatar Beverly Crespo
    Date: 3/3/2013 2:24:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Wow! Thank you Jeremy.