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Best Grin And Bear It Poems

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Premium Member Grin And Bare It


Sometimes life can get a little rough

“Grin And Bear It”

Or should that be “Grin and BARE It”

Sounds like good advice

Grinning and baring it can be...

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Categories: grin and bear it, humorous,



Retro - The Ever Fashionable Oppression of Women
A modern trimming,
Grin and bear it.
The slap of a buckle,
Reminiscent of the squeeze.
Laces bloodied,
From a prayer of acceptance.
Breathing is optional.

The shove to a corner,
Start early...

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Categories: grin and bear it, education, life, mother, political,

If the Shoe Fits
You read or hear some words and think
“That isn’t very flattering;”
But then your heart is on the brink
Of pittering and pattering.

For possibly, those sentiments
Contain a...

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Categories: grin and bear it, words,

Gormless sue
I once had a girlfriend
Her name was gormless Sue
They mustuck her for a Gorilla
and put her in a Zoo.

They fed her bananas
through the bars of...

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© Peter Dome  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grin and bear it, fun, funny, humor, humorous,

Premium Member Cold, Cold Winter
It wields misery like a knife. And there's no magic wand to be waved 
To make it fade into oblivion. It leaves me suddenly hankering...

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Categories: grin and bear it, january, longing, seasons, snow,

Birds of a Feather
Opposites may hold attraction
But lack lasting satisfaction.
Frequently push comes to shove.
In comes hate and out goes love.

Animals in fights and fleeings
Still are mostly social beings.
In...

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Categories: grin and bear it, analogy, animal, bird, community,

Freedom was always calling - A Poet's Prison Memoir
Throughout the years of bars and fences, several things kept me from falling
My Faith in God, My Mom, My Writing...and, that Freedom Was Always Calling
The...

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Categories: grin and bear it, freedom, imagination, jesus, loneliness,

Life's Emotions
when it comes to stress I grin and bear it
love I will welcome with arms wide open
patience in waiting rooms I often sit
always hoping for...

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Categories: grin and bear it, life, love, write, emotions,

Premium Member When My Winter Turned To Summer
When I was young so often I was cold,
internal winter, my body season.
Though recently that's changed, truth be told.
Reader, let me share with you the...

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Categories: grin and bear it, age, change, humor, seasons,

Grin and Bear It
We all have so many decisions in this world we must make 
But none of them, could ever cause such eternal heartache
None of them will...

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Categories: grin and bear it, baby, child, god, love,

Grin and Bear it
Shyly                        ...

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Categories: grin and bear it, childhood

My Public Service Part One
My occupation is supplying individuals with the substance of their worst desire
Most dealers driving force is the desire to increase their wealth, monetary gain
My driving...

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Categories: grin and bear it, abuse, addiction, desire, jobs,

How I feel today
Today I have just heard I had lost my oldest Brother
I was told he had died in prison
To me he died more than a year...

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Categories: grin and bear it, abuse, anger, brother, confusion,

The future now
I never been
ocular witness
one of the happiest moments
that I dreamed.

I did never taste
the wine of freedom
that I knead in my cellars.

And the river goes down...

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Categories: grin and bear it, art, inspirational, life, passion,

Hidden Hurt

Awake in my bedroom, rigid with fear
The man I call lover is coming so near
No sweet gentle touch is waiting for me
But the vile look...

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Categories: grin and bear it, abuse, anger, boyfriend, depression,

The Deaf Hearts
I'm jabbed at my side with plummet and jab, and yet I must grin and bear it,
I'm abhorrent with scorn for those who must mourn,...

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Categories: grin and bear it, social,

Screetching and Stomping Lessons
One hundred dollars 
come out of each check
just for screetching and stomping,
but, ah... what the heck.

My kids screetch the fiddle
(aka, violin)
and I pray the poor...

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Categories: grin and bear it, daughter, education, family, father,

Peachy Whirls
Oh, such amorous flamenco
A bailaora who whirls  fervidly
Nascent paltriness, a winged coo
Unruffled yet sways seamlessly

To grasp is to grin and bear it
To ace is...

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Categories: grin and bear it, art, color, dance, life,

A Downside of Adulthood
Whatever you discover,
It’s the grown-up thing to share it
And when others flaunt their joy in it,
You have to grin and bear it.

For there really is...

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Categories: grin and bear it, introspection,

A Life Once Lived
A life once lived holds no merit-
Behind the mask adorned in silence-
Able only to grin and bear it-
Daily growth and test of patience.

Woe to the...

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Categories: grin and bear it, dark, death, depression,

Premium Member Grin And Bare It


Sometimes life can get a little rough
Just “Grin And Bear It”
Or should that be “Grin and BARE It”
Sounds like good advice
Grinning and baring it can...

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Categories: grin and bear it, fun, humor,

This world is full of heartaches
This world is full of heartaches 
That chase you every day.
Some times you try your very best
But find it hard to pray. 



You try to...

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© ANN HART  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grin and bear it,

Premium Member note to self

Life is pain
a splendid tattoo 
as with all pain
I grin and bear it too
for what more than pain
makes life so tangible 
the experience of being
being...

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Categories: grin and bear it, appreciation, life, pain,

Hello
Nother round of fun at hospital.  I was x-rayed, y-rayed, cat-scanned, dog-
scanned, sun tanned, lobotomized, hypnotized, capitalized, cross eyes.  All copd 
and heart...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grin and bear it, adventure, health, life,

Telus
I am more aware than the average person
that your business revolves around giving everybody bad credit
even if you can afford the 900 dollar phone bills
for...

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Categories: grin and bear it, angst, business, life, losslife,