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Best Ace In The Hole Poems

Below are the all-time best Ace In The Hole poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of ace in the hole poems written by PoetrySoup members


Missing Castles
All the castles
I'd longed to see,
Will never stand
In front of me

All the knowledge
I have gained,
All the emotions,
I have feigned

And now real love
To make me cry
I...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ace in the hole, angst, introspection, life, me,



Grandmother
"A child, more than all other gifts
That earth can offer to declining man,
Brings hope with it, and forward-looking thoughts."

			W. Wordsworth
								

I am your grandmother.
I spent 24...

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Categories: ace in the hole, family, hope, life, dad,

Playing BlackJack with the Devil
He lay awaiting spraying cards

Beckoning with his forked tongue

Come here my son lay down your guard

Bet what you like it is only for fun

I started...

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© Penn Kname  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ace in the hole, art, death, social, son,

Playing Poker With The Devil
We are all sinners and we know it
Greed and temptation are some of the tools
That old Satan knows how to use well
God has no problem...

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© Danny Nunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ace in the hole, lifegod, old, god, old,

Ace in the hole
Even if they make more jobs in 
the name of us plebs in the populace, 
We won't still get placed; 
we don't know the puerile...

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Categories: ace in the hole, bird, identity, inspirational, slavery,

Cliche Heaven
Cliche Heaven

Be it as it may I'll try my hand at some clichés
    and address the elephant in the room soon when...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ace in the hole, confusion, cool, crazy, satire,

Jimmie Jim my piddling crony
         Jimmie Jim my piddling crony was a little toady
     Happened to meet...

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Categories: ace in the hole, fun, nonsense,

Solitare
Solitare is a game
Strategy? Suspense? Quite the game
I can remember the last card I drew
A meaningless red king
The king had nowhere to go
Nowhere to place...

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Categories: ace in the hole, lifeloss, loss,

A passion not likely realized
                        
Out...

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Categories: ace in the hole, love,

My Nose Is Hard
Murk Rammer froze as he felt the nuzzle
of a snub-nosed thirty-eight’s deadly muzzle.
Louis The Retch poked it into his back.
“The jig’s up, Rammer. I ain’t...

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Categories: ace in the hole, mystery, , cute,

Premium Member Comin' In On The Cable
Napoleon's teleconferencing Tzu's Art of War
to Ghanghis Khan 
Antoinette's summoning Betty Crocker 
'cause ah crumb last piece of cake is gone 
Hick Finn's still shunning...

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Categories: ace in the hole, perspective,

A vision not likely realized
                     
It’s strange somehow thinking...

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Categories: ace in the hole, love, me,

Cliches
Somebody told me that cliches are dead
But what if I run out of things to say
Can I say "to know me is to love me"
Or...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ace in the hole, funnyme,

Premium Member LIFELINES
Now that you know me;
I am in your life for a reason - 
I am in your life for a season. 
I may be only...

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Categories: ace in the hole, friendship, trust, uplifting,

Just listen will you


I keep trying to tell you;
But you’re just not listening.
I tell you time is running out;
And you tell me you’re just taking care of business.

What...

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Categories: ace in the hole, faith, lost love, love,

the misery index
add inflation & unemployment stats,
(its highest level in 28 years)
an absence of universal healthcare,
(its highest level in 28 years)
foreclosures, lost pensions, dead 401K’s, etc.
(its highest...

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Categories: ace in the hole, life,

Crunch, crackle, crackle, crackle, crunch
Crunch, crackle, crackle, crackle, crunch
The leaves under my heavy footfalls
Those nor easterly winds sure pack a punch
Onward it is, my freedom calls

Nothing worth having seems...

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Categories: ace in the hole, inspiration, writing,

Tempus Fugit - Part two
   speaking severe nasal sounds, 
   when exhalation boyhood memory draws
obvious twang – another ace in the hole for bullies –...

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Categories: ace in the hole, absence, age, anger, anniversary,

RELIGION IS NOT A REALITY
It`s necessary for men to be alert,
And Wrong for the entire universe to be swayed,
Your last goal can even be achieved only when you revert,
What...

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Categories: ace in the hole, allah, anxiety,

Soda Spot King
sift through the wind
set of course as the Albatross tread
look at the mountains breathless
the sign in the field evokes fear
try to stop the parting tear
all...

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Categories: ace in the hole, art,