Below is the poem entitled The Mermaid which was written by poet
Wright. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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I turned to my love and said:
I am a Mermaid
A Mermaid? My love replied
You are a woman
I am a Mermaid!
OK, I will indulge you
WHY are you a Mermaid?, my love asked
A Mermaid has no tears, and therefore she suffers more than any woman
I see, replied my love
(And then he put his arms around me)