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Best Crocodile Tears Poems

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Premium Member Crocodile Tears
He made her life a living hell.
Her heart immune to the death knell
She breaks down and cries
Tears spring from her eyes
Her acting days now serve...

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Categories: crocodile tears, dark, humor,
Form: Limerick



No crocodile tears, dear
No crocodile tears, dear

No dear, not for your sympathies to earn,
Nor yet for your attention to me draw,
As helpless infants oft are apt to do,
It’s...

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Categories: crocodile tears, humor,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member CROCODILE TEARS
I put a smile even my heart is on vile
Dreading each step I made on each tile
Spikes of bounty promises, curves of guile
With you on...

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Categories: crocodile tears, courage, desire, dream, feelings, sad,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Haiku: Crocodile Tears
though croc may look sad
lying alone on river bank
eating life brings joy

Brian Johnston
July 12, 2015

Poet's Notes:
In the Malaysian language and culture, the phrase "land crocodile"...

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Categories: crocodile tears, life,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Ungrateful child
I woke up that day with tears in my eyes,
after I heard about your father's demise.
Guess you've never understood,
the point of being his blood.

I remember...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crocodile tears, anger, death, death of a friend,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Blood Red Moon
Blood Red Moon

Deep devouring passions bleed now from this solar eclipse 
As black blood flows from an evil army of “undead” beings 
Whose fangs hideously...

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Categories: crocodile tears, dark, evil, fantasy, halloween, horror, myth,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Blood Red Moon
Blood Red Moon

Deep devouring passions bleed now from this solar eclipse 
As black blood flows from an evil army of “undead” beings 
Whose fangs hideously...

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Categories: crocodile tears, dark, evil, fantasy, halloween, horror, myth,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Smiling Spitting Deadly Sins
Smiling Spitting Deadly Sins

Son of the Devil evil and twisted when his mask falls away
Through the curtains of death he turns truth into dark lies
With...

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Categories: crocodile tears, betrayal, dark, evil, fantasy, horror, imagery,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member WHERE THERE'S A WILL THERE'S A RELATIVE
They crawl out of the woodwork
Shedding lots of crocodile tears
Grieving for an ancient relative
They’ve not visited for many years
‘Auntie Annie’ is barely warm
But now you...

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Categories: crocodile tears, funeral, humorous, money, satire,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Smiling Spitting Deadly Sins
Smiling Spitting Deadly Sins

Son of the Devil evil and twisted when his mask falls away
Through the curtains of death he turns truth into dark lies
With...

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Categories: crocodile tears, dark, death, evil, hurt, pain, pride,
Form: Quatrain
Unwritten Conversations
He told me to write a poem
About beauty, wind blowing
Hair tossing , dream making stunning
Gorgeousness of living
Beauty addicts and blind ambitions
Movie stars and historical happenings
Formal...

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Categories: crocodile tears, introspection, life, on writing and words,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Wishing Well







"Wishing Well"




Plain Jane blew her wishes 
down a wishing well

Lit long white bless'ed candles
dipped in holy water 

Brackish 

Crocodile tears from Hell
Witches hold hands together

Stand...

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Categories: crocodile tears, muse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE OLD MAN WITH ONE SHOE
It was a homeless old man near a shoe store who fell asleep 
He was so tired that nap turned to a sleep that was...

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Categories: crocodile tears, christian, grandfather, inspirational, kid, love, surreal,
Form: Rhyme
Two Women, Similar Yet Different
Two Women, Similar Yet Different




Educated yet could not prevail,
School of hard knocks,
Similar Yet Different.

A lavish life yet unfulfilled,
Appreciative of what life brings,
Similar Yet Different.

Ignorance lacking...

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© M Nudelman  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crocodile tears, family, people, social, life,
Form: Free verse
He Had to Start Crying
He Had to Start Crying

Was terrifying,
So he had to start crying;
People were dying.

The hopes and fears of all the years
Did not create any crocodile tears
Were...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crocodile tears, sad,
Form: Haiku
Chocoholic
        The dark brown color engrossed much,
        Soft beautiful skin melts...

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Categories: crocodile tears, chocolate, joy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Eidolon
Please don't shed any crocodile tears

But I've been dead for fifteen years

Folks say zombies aren't "really" real

Yet I walk and talk, and NEVER feel

I wish...

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Categories: crocodile tears, introspection, metaphor, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Crocodile Medicine
I always said that when I die,
I would love to return as a butterfly.
One with yellow, velvet dominions,
Fragile and lofty pinions.

I confused freedom of flight,
With...

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Categories: crocodile tears, animal, growth, mythology, native american, nature,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member - Blue Truth -

Never felt so blue
A face of sadness
Life is never perfect
People crying, painful
Sympathy tears or crocodile tears

How could you be so blind
Always listen to their lies
A...

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Categories: crocodile tears, blue, cry, pain, truth,
Form: Light Verse
Oh my God, please stop war in this world
Oh my God, please stop war in this world.....

Oh my God, please stop war in this world
and bless us to live in this world peacefully
No...

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Categories: crocodile tears, war,
Form: Light Verse
American 60s

Gladness of meadows, ill weeds, 
children of flowers, mad deeds, 
bitter of fathers, iron glove. 
Winds are carrying the love. 

Noisy city, stone’s moan, 
smoky...

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Categories: crocodile tears, social,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member As Time Passes

As Time Passes 

Today a swift breath
of wind slapped my cheeks
leaving a tingling chill.

The sky’s face grew gloomy
shedding crocodile tears
falling like water rocks.

Dormant by passing...

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Categories: crocodile tears, analogy, change, environment, imagery, metaphor, seasons,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Echoes of A Victims Plea
Echoes of A Victims Plea

The fires burn on; the polemics fuelled
More crocodile tears from the politicians who've duelled
To capture the lens of the Press.

But our...

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Categories: crocodile tears, angst, bereavement, conflict, eulogy, how i
Form: I do not know?
A poem of indifference
What does it matter to me?
 If plastic clogs the roaring seas. 
All I want is convenience, 
A life of ease. 
Do you think I...

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Categories: crocodile tears, anger,
Form: Rhyme
RAINDROPS
Rapturous noise from the sky;
makes dark clouds to shed crocodile tears,
as heavy wind blows,
sand,paper and polythenes fly and float 
all through and through...
Many roofing sheets...

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Categories: crocodile tears, nature, science, water, fish, water,
Form: Free verse