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Best Let Sleeping Dogs Lie Poems

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Premium Member Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
LET SLEEPING DOGS LIE

Sometimes I wonder just when will the line be crossed and God sets upon the earth his wrath, well I say when...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, anger, betrayal, leadership, leaving, pollution, poverty,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member The Doggone Dog Contest
"GO FETCH"

Call me whatever to suit your moods
Lay me out with cuss words, “give me the goods”

Scandalize my name every place you go
“It’s a dog...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, forgiveness, introspection, lifeme, dog, day, dog,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Bow Wow
Let sleeping dogs lie
Don't get tripped by their feet
They come awake with a snarl,
and might think that you're meat.

...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, funny, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mischievous Cats
Mischievous Cats


Bella and Shadow nestled in their woven beds on the cat tree.

Bella stretches out her legs and purrs. 


"Psst, Psst. Hey, Shadow, are you...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, cat, dog, fun, rain, sun,
Form: Narrative
LET THE PAST BE
‘Let the past be’ he said
Why disturb peace
Why not let sleeping dogs lie
Why awaken the dead
Why dig old skeletons
For you can’t stand the omen.

Why not...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, depression, encouraging, forgiveness, inspiration,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member My Legacy
My ancestors came here long ago
Tough and strong not weak
But somewhere down along the line
Something went terribly wrong
And now I have to sit here and...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, death, depression, family, funeral, history, introspection,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Dog Gone Dog Contest
Pride and Prejudice A Dog’s Tale

Simply scratching is really not fair
said King Kong to the mut in his lair
you’ve laid down with me’s
and I’m covered...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, animals, funny, love
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Let Bygones Lie
Everyone harbors a tattered fleet of bygones in dock
Old scores and sores of direct hits we've sustained
In past long gone battles and tussles, well past...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, friendship, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Unique Horn
Carpe Diem, seize the day
Live by the rules of the game you play
The world is your oyster, enjoy the ride
When the going gets tough, look...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, inspirational, introspection, life, on writing and
Form: Couplet
Broken
When someone is broken
Don't use words to break them more
For the cracks are all ready exposed
And can hold no more

Sometimes what's holding 
Is thinner than...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, depression, hurt, strength, stress,
Form: Free verse
Old Habitd die hard
A right pair of dim wits, leaving one other emotionally scared
That’s her and him, but true what they say old habits die hard
Always a storm,...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, write,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dog Day Afternoon
Better let sleeping dogs lie
Just in case
They were to open one eye
Stare at my face
Not like what they see
And take a bite of me
...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, animals
Form: Grook
Premium Member SLEEPING DOGS
The unknown is always buried
Life is always hurried
Laziness is not inherited
A man of color is still much hated
Is trust jaded?
Will Saddam Hussein ever be charged?
Ask...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, devotion, faith, inspirational, people, social, uplifting,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Six-Word Couplet Series Encore

Itchy Palms
Gold that shone
Is now gone

Yellow at heart
By fear stricken
Acts the chicken

Roadrunner
Have the ability
To show agility

Dream Catcher
I was told
To be bold

The Grim Reaper
Without a face
Dictates...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, fun, word play,
Form: Couplet
sleeping dogs lie
    

She’d say jump and him how high
Should have bought a lead I’d say
If only they’d let sleeping dogs lie
But an unusual...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, girlfriend,
Form: Rhyme
Just cast a glance
I wave as you pass by the roadside
But your eyes are only focused on what you see ahead
You can't see what's on the side
I call...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, feelings, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Old Wives Senryu
Let sleeping dogs lie
Wake them up and you will cry;
Bites are worse than barks
...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, philosophy
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Dreamland Now
Softly she whispers
Afraid to wake him
Better to let sleeping dogs lie
Her eyes speak
Of deep fear that resides in her soul
Quickly she packs just enough
To leave,...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, sad
Form: Free verse
From the mind of a 7 year old
GODDAMMITT!!! MAN..WHY ARE CHILDREN SO PERSISTENT???
It went something like this..
Daddddy Dadddy you see the chocolate bar I put in the fridge?
Me: What chocolate Taj..?? I...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, child, chocolate, cute, father son,
Form: Free verse
Nothing
hanging on to nothing
like clouds in the sky 
music in the air 
tears of goodbye
holding on to nothing
 like fear on a dare 
rocks at...

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Categories: let sleeping dogs lie, absence, africa, allusion, anger, angst, fate,
Form: Free verse