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Best Takeaways Poems

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


Nights Out
Disco dreams and disco balls 
Big city,bright lights 
Pub crawls and bar fights. 
Mini frocks and hair dyes 
Made up faces 
Mascara filled eyes. 
Vodka...

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Categories: takeaways, nostalgianight, night,
Form: Rhyme



Urban Decay
Relic of a raucous night's revel
In an empty shop doorway
Stands a solitary cider bottle sentinel

Bundles of bedding. Beneath 
Huddles a barely visible body
Whom I have...

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Categories: takeaways, death, obituary,
Form: Free verse
How will they remember us
How will they remember us 
Those born after the war. 
What will they say about us.

Will they fully grasp the level of our sell out
Our...

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Categories: takeaways, allusion, anger, anxiety, bereavement, betrayal, bullying,
Form: Free verse
Am I the only one
Am I the only One who sees the need elsewhere,
Who objects to TV's in the takeaway shop here,
The hospital waiting room over there,
And one in...

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Categories: takeaways, analogy, anxiety, blue, business, care, cheer
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Playing with the paint
pickle a paper and print paint playfully pointing pins
Knitting needles in a fish and chip shop is about as useful or as necessary as eating...

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Categories: takeaways, absence, allah, allusion, angel, aubade, beauty,
Form: I do not know?



B3-POEM 1 WHEN THE TIME IS RIGHT WE WILL BE TOGETHER
POEM 1 WHEN THE TIME IS RIGHT WE WILL BE TOGETHER 

WHEN THE TIME IS RIGHT 

WE WILL BE TOGETHER 

I BELIEVE THAT WHEN THE...

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Categories: takeaways, analogy, angel, anniversary, anti bullying, assonance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Serendipity Suspended
So long
I'm
Gone
No more
Occasions,
Forsaken
Takeaways
Hidden,
Ensuring
Touch finger fail,
Intimacy scorned
Maligned,
Engagement called off
Serendipity suspended


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23 April 2018...

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Categories: takeaways, break up,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member I'm Just So Passive
I’M JUST SO PASSIVE

Trolling all the restaurants and the takeaways on the high street
Whiffing all the smells of the cooking, but: never stopping to eat

Then...

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Categories: takeaways, crazy, passion,
Form: Couplet
Easy don't come easy
Easy don't come easy.


When I think back to what we had,
It breaks my heart and makes me sad, 
Not because we said goodbye, 
Just because...

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Categories: takeaways, feelings, future, i miss you, true
Form: ABC
So Help Me God
Religion has too many givens,
the takeaways few, far between

Questioning ravaged, intelligence savaged
—the mind left to wander and dream

(Bryn Mawr College: February, 2020) 
...

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Categories: takeaways, religion,
Form: Rhyme