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Best Been There Done That Poems

Below are the all-time best Been There Done That poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of been there done that poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Rolling with the Punches
From my editor:
     “I’ll call you Deadline Devonshire, a nickname born
     Your tombstone will read, ‘She was...

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Categories: been there done that, funnywriting, writing,



Premium Member Reflections of manogre part two
dear flower 
to follow me is to invite glass into your skin
you've been there-done that
been kissed - been slapped
for better or worse till living do...

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Categories: been there done that, friendship, life,

My Friend Lynette...
My friend Lynette....
     As we face tomorrow, let us live each day like it's our last.
     Along...

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Categories: been there done that, friendship, inspirational, lovefriend, friend,

Those 'Rewarding' Comments
There is no point
If you have ‘been there, done that’
Unless you announce so loudly
On social sites
Show the proof of
The ‘Happy Family’ moments
You see, enjoying those...

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© VIJAI PANT  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: been there done that, satire,

Premium Member My Epitaph Will Read...
Here lies Deadline Devonshire, tardiness she did abhor
     Her editor will tell you, "She was never late before"

Her sister laid claim...

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Categories: been there done that, funnywriting, writing,

Heaven Help Me
Please move it on sir
you are holding up the line
Re-innn...carnate what?
Could you repeat that? Oh, yeah!
See that ‘Been-There-Done-That’ sign?
...

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Categories: been there done that, funny,

Premium Member ALCOHOL ABUSE
ALCOHOL ABUSE

I’ve been there done that
The words flow so easily
Lips barely moving
But the eyes start to dance
Try to recall beginnings

I’ve been there done that
Words of...

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Categories: been there done that, introspection,

Premium Member Thinking of Turtles
thinking of turtles
I go straight to fables: The Tortoise and the Hare -
and how slow and steady wins the race
that same old story, been there,...

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Categories: been there done that, analogy, boyfriend,

Intelligent women
Do not fear intelligent women
When in love they happen to be such fools.
They would attend to your every demon 
With dreams of a white gown...

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Categories: been there done that, wedding, woman, women,

Lesson To Be Learned
There's always a lesson to be learned
Always respect to be earned
We make the choices in our life's
Whether they're wrong or whether they're right


You'll never know...

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Categories: been there done that,

A Celebration Of Birth
In a tired 
always connected 
forget news 
give me dirt
world of been there done that 
even have the tee shirt
We are suddenly, thankfully 
brought back to earth
By the...

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© Joe Murphy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: been there done that, birth

Worldly Woman
WORLDLY WOMAN
(She's haunted by her past)

I cry the tears of a wordly woman.
Used and abused.
I'm old news.
I've been there, done that,
no longer going forward,

always crying...

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Categories: been there done that, addiction, pain, sad,

Le Catamaran
Spent your whole life scrawling runes in the sand
your whole world etched out in tropes
arcs from beginning and end unto skyline
been there done that, I...

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© Val Murah  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: been there done that, allegory, art, fantasy, philosophy,

Pigeon Soup
Been there done that
come on home and kick the cat
follow cranes and ask for work
then hit the closest bar
chatter up the working men
shoot some pool...

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Categories: been there done that, on work and working

My CT Scan
>Cool at Ipswich Hospital today.
I went for  CT scan result.  I say.
High up in the maternity block.
I shared a lift with an empty...

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Categories: been there done that, cancer, cool, happy, health,

Living Life
Living Life

Now I'm living life where life tried to live me.
I'm looking to my future 'cause my past tried to kill me.
Poetry, a strong part...

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© Sonya Kyle  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: been there done that, abuse, addiction, betrayal, change,

Premium Member "I am a Laid Back Fact"
In my eighteen wheeler rolling, I am like a salmon fish in the rapids shoaling! Spawn’s flowing 
next generation’s showing!  Black smoke a rolling...

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Categories: been there done that, funny, introspectionlife, life, me,

after all, he's just a man
She was a natural disaster
probably the worst he’d faced.
Touched by her disclosure,
all of his brains displaced.

They started with fire and brimstone
but ended with a thud,
she...

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Categories: been there done that, men, nonsense, women,

Premium Member Sin Sorry Sunday
It's now sin sorry Sunday, don't look so swell, take a look in the mirror, look like he'll, start thinking I'm tired of living this...

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Categories: been there done that, addiction, appreciation, blessing, destiny,

Petchicor
Acclimating to the tranquil jaunt
of a cool morning cascade
shouldered brightly by
reds and oranges of a quiet rising sun

Rather than yearning for ball point
to check off
Peacefulness...

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Categories: been there done that, nature,

Work in the kimgdom
My work is in the Kingdom, not for  corrupt reward.
This for the Master Christ , the service of the Lord.
And not for money do...

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Categories: been there done that, age, angel, assonance, baptism,

Love Rebounded part 2
They devour each other 
Their excuse for infidelity: familiarity 
How can it be wrong? 
Both taken, both taking 
Sickly forbidden fruit 
Followed by titanic guilt...

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Categories: been there done that, life, lost love, me,

The Night of the Fire
Been there, done that in 1995. (I really forgot the year.)
I grabbed my kids, car keys and purse; glad to be alive!
Preparedness had been a...

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Categories: been there done that, adventure, angst, family, fear,

We were
Sat beneath the stars we were, supping pepsi from a can
on the bridge near castle farm, just hiding from me mam 
Twas 10 o clock...

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Categories: been there done that, adventure, childhood,

THE VETERAN BOMBER
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He had gone round about what he had been through inside out.
The bomber's cockpit taught him what power  is all about:
Feeling like Zeus hurling...

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Categories: been there done that, warlife,