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Eyes Never Dry

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Eyes Never Dry

Her eyes were never dry
Since she was born she would always cry…
No matter what kind of lie I would tell
She would see right through me , a smile she didn't sell…
I don’t blame her when her lips fell…
She knew the world was aware of our pain…
She knew nobody cared about evils reign
She knew nobody cared about every body that laid lifeless on the city streets…
She knew…
So I understand…
In her still so young heart
Knowledge of the world there was that no man had…
Even though she knew it could get her killed she just couldn't stand 
When justice wasn't served 
When her mothers killers were free
And we get something no human deserves…
So I ask her please smile… 
The pain will last just for a little while…

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  1. Date: 7/31/2013 1:46:00 PM

    Written with heartfelt compassion. Congratulations!...Milt

  1. Date: 7/1/2013 10:22:00 PM

    this is a nice smiling winning poem.............. SKAT

  1. Date: 6/27/2013 10:44:00 PM

    Zeki, ... enjoyed dropping by again... :-) -WELCOME to poetry soup. Take Care!! From: your new poet friend Linda"

  1. Date: 6/27/2013 5:34:00 PM

    Some people are blessed with the talent to write well about unhappiness... You seem to have mastered it... Congrats... Jake

  1. Date: 6/26/2013 5:15:00 PM

    Zeki, CONGRATULATIONS~ and thank you for enjoying my contest...I had much fun closing my contest ... ""SMILE""- Take care and enjoy my blog if you like... have yourself a lovely day.... LINDA

  1. Date: 6/24/2013 3:08:00 AM

    Your poem conveys a deep sense of pain and injustice. Thanks for sharing, Zeki... David

    Madjid Avatar Zeki Madjid Date: 6/27/2013 2:25:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you!
  1. Date: 6/23/2013 10:03:00 PM

    Zeki, your first poem on the soup is excellent for the readers, Stopping by with a nice and sweet Welcome to Poetry Soup. Wishing you the best when it comes to your poems. I hope you get to meet all the nice poets around here. Starting with me. SKAT :-) Please drop a hello and tell me a little about yourself if you like. I would like to be your newest poetry soup fan and "FRIEND"....... God Bless........... Hugs* SKAT