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Best Sorry Poems

Below are the all-time best Sorry poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of sorry poems written by PoetrySoup members


Dear Ex
Dear Ex,

I know you and I had our differences.
We were always finding new ways to say I loathe you.

It was my blameworthiness that allowed the...

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Categories: sorry, life, recovery from...rain, rain,



Soldier
I saw a burial with a bugler playing taps;
I turned to my father, “what happened?” I asked.
He clutched my hand and with a quiver in...

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© Ed Coet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sorry, death, father, inspirational, loss,

A Rose In The Heather.
So still and beautiful lays the rose in the heather,
Lifeless and dying, given to bring you happiness,
So fragile is this rose laying in heather,
Slowly withering...

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Categories: sorry, loss, lost love, nostalgia,

Lives to Live
I need more lives for me to live
In this universe of beauty;
I plan more days to find new ways
Of doing freedom's duty.
I need not more...

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Categories: sorry, life, sweet, autumn, love,

Premium Member Houston we have a problem
"When returning love, becomes to Late"

Fantastic,
From her eyes
His name the name
She mumbles silently 
3 rivers, 3 years, 2 many tears
She loves him endlessly

Sending her soul
A...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sorry, absence, cry, desire, feelings,

Premium Member Call Me Insensitive
You call me insensitive,
But I don't believe that's true;
Because, you see,
It's all about me.
It's not about you.

You say your opinion doesn’t matter,
That I’ve no respect...

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Categories: sorry, angst, culture, funny, giggle,

The Best Mistake
You made the mistake and now,
your afraid to face this day. 

Your thoughts are racing through 
and through.

You wonder if your family looks at
you as...

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Categories: sorry, caregiving, confusion, faith, family,

Through the Door
Can you see them run to me – arms wide and laughing,
calling me, Mama: keeper of the stars, moon and hearts?
Can you see them kiss...

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Categories: sorry, dedication, forgiveness, love, mother,

Premium Member My White Lace Tablecloth
I washed my white lace tablecloth and hung it out to dry
The bleach did the best it could-it was worth the try
'Though no one else...

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Categories: sorry, family, forgiveness, friendship, inspirational,

Again, and again
The doubt and anger are here again
No surprise, my new friend
Believed I could keep it all away
Now it’s about to steal me away
Come steal me...

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Categories: sorry, depression, girlfriend-boyfriend, introspection, sad,

A Practiced Sorrow
You’re dressed in gray, and
tattered like the clouds
that hover above you.

Frozen
with the look of a person
who knows of his own
approaching death.

Like the willow that cradles...

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Categories: loss, nature, sad, sorry,

Call Me Baby
Call Me Baby

I must confess...
I’ve caused a lot of mess,
blatantly calling you nasty names,
playing all kinds of childish games.
I used to think you couldn’t get...

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Categories: sorry, angst, i miss you,

Premium Member Revive the Breakage
High upon the highest heights
I see the most tremulous sight
A small girl, fair and tranquil
Smiling strangely, sitting still
Beneath a sobbing willow tree
She recites a verse...

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Categories: sorry, allegory, death, devotion, forgiveness,

Rage personified
The rage I feel now is boiling inside, pressure in my head

I have never liked this feeling when I’ve felt it before, too close to...

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Categories: sorry, angst, confusion, introspection, passion,

Just a Thought
Always around 
slightly small mostly black
think of my kids 
that's what holds me back
cracks in my heart 
such a delicate shell
tears fill my eyes 
my...

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Categories: sorry, death, depression, forgiveness, life,

When God Calls Me Home
I would like to spill,
What is harbored in my soul.
I would like to say,
Things that no one really knows.
·
I’d apologize to you,
In a measurement beyond...

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Categories: forgivenessgod, sorry, god, me,

Why would a 12-year girl want to die?
Why would a 12-year girl want to die?
What would make a 12-year-old girl end her life?
Why would a 12-year-old girl want to say goodbye?
Now I...

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Categories: life, loss, sad, sorry,

Y
Y can't i hate u?
Hate you like iv'e hated myself
Y can't i escape the memories that stain my heart like 
fresh blueberries on a crisp...

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Categories: confusion, lost love, sorry,

Before Her Heart Stopped Beating
Before her heart stops beating
Before it's too late
She has things to say
Things that just can't wait

This pain she's lived with
Has made her push people away
She...

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Categories: sorry, death, family, forgiveness, life,

Pretend
When you said you believed me 
I laughed 
I laughed how you easily believed 
In the things I pretend 
How you never knew the things...

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Categories: 10th grade, smile, sorry,

Sometimes Sorry Is Not Good Enough
Maybe I hurt you and
Caused you to cry
I know the pain went deep
And this I won’t deny
I know I am to blame for
All your sleepless...

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Categories: sorry, words, heart, heart,

A Palindrome called Temptation
A Palindrome, also called Mirrored Poetry, is a poetry type not listed, so I put it under Free Verse.  If anyone finds a better...

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Categories: sorry, addiction, change, forgiveness, identity,

Ana
She writes her songs and her poems,
not one person know 'em.
She listens to the sound of her music,
she's stuck to it like a tick.

If someone...

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© Ana Jusino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sorry, analogy, beautiful, beauty, blue,

Premium Member Am I Turning into a Lizard Serial Killer
Hmmm, where do I start? With deep sighs, I am sighing right now.
I just finished burying 2 lizards, and my heart is heavy...

Let me back...

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Categories: sorry, angst, animal, how i

Shall I Compare Thee to Your Mother's Arse
Shall I compare thee to your mother's arse?
Thou aren’t more lovely, but more flatulent.
Rough winds do shake it; and bring on a farce
And all her...

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Categories: sorry, funny, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, health,