Get Your Premium Membership

Freedom

I am a tiger caged in a zoo Where loaf and yawn is all I can do People pass by, they stare and they cheer The cage is what expels their fear They all think I am their friend Though I would kill them in the end Devour their flesh and leave only bones I belong in the wild much like kings in their thrones Yet I lay in the cage and I must behave Sweet freedom is what I truly crave

Copyright © | Year Posted 2013




Post Comments

Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth so only provide specific positive comments that indicate what you appreciate about the poem.

Please Login to post a comment

Date: 1/6/2016 12:55:00 PM
love it
Login to Reply
Date: 9/26/2013 12:40:00 PM
Liberidade, pa! Lovely poem.
Login to Reply
Date: 9/23/2013 11:34:00 AM
Thanks for the zoo poetry. I enjoyed your imagination. The rhyme in here is also superb...JM
Login to Reply