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Best Third Wheel Poems

Below are the all-time best Third Wheel poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of third wheel poems written by PoetrySoup members


The Third Wheel
Was as thin as a scarecrow, Though he had no straw hat
Though he thought himself as decent, no one else had thought that 
He was...

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Categories: third wheel, adventure, character, childhood, friendship, imagination,
Form: Free verse



Proud third wheel
See them hand in hand,
Together they shine brightly
Smiles on both faces
So sweet and caring to me,
Who could ever wish them apart?

Boy asks for gift help,
Girl...

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Categories: third wheel, anniversary, blessing, celebration, dedication, heart, high
Form: Tanka
THIRD WHEEL
And so I thought it’s nice to be alone
Seemingly loving life on my own
Free from a union gone sour
There’s no need for tears to pour

A...

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Categories: third wheel, goodbye, love, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Third Wheel
Often the third wheel between two people 
Rolling along the median of life 
The epicenter of two separate goals 
Neither lane resembling my own 
The...

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Categories: third wheel, absence, anxiety, character, cry, emotions, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Johnny Had A Girl
Johnny was my best friend through our early teenage years;
Wherever one of us went the other could always be found near;
Until he found a girlfriend...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: third wheel, death, friendship, song-lyrichome, home, high school,
Form: Ballad
Why Love
Why is my heart torn?
Why can't I just leave you well enough alone?
When it's just us three, I feel like a third wheel
I don't know...

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Categories: third wheel, friendship, loss, love, love,
Form: Bio
Premium Member A Physical Therapist
Physical Therapy came in the door
To take him out in the wide hall to walk
He got to go places he hadn't been before
He saw folks...

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Categories: third wheel, animals, health, husband, life, nature
Form: Sonnet



A Game Of Chess
Shall we adjourn from the 
morning morgue
For pizza and a game of chess?

Rays Curve Along The Earth

It is daybreak
With morning comes the 
shining off the...

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© Dylan Wong  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: third wheel, lovehouse, lost, winter, girl, house, lost,
Form: Free verse
I Hate
I hate the birth mark under my right eye
I hate my extremely static hair
I hate my big bottom lip
I hate my spotty nose

I hate that...

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Categories: third wheel, angst, brother, child, childhood, dad, daughter,
Form: I do not know?
First Day
Wake up alone, fix my coffee
sit and ponder the day, New Year's Day
Just another day
Happy day
celebratory meal
songs and sundaes.
third wheel date
animated movie
table top easel
blank canvas
blank...

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Categories: third wheel, angst
Form: List
The Back Up Friend
I'm sick of being the back up friend.
The third wheel to your duo.
It's been like this since we were kids.
I know, you all have busy...

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Categories: third wheel, friendship,
Form: Free verse
Comedy movie contest super bad
One skinny geek, one with stuffing
The third wheel went by “Mclovin”
A wasted girl
Began to hurl
Then the fat boy took off running
...

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Categories: third wheel, funny, graduate, high school, hilarious,
Form: Limerick
Third
What's it take to get noticed?
Do I have to learn to speak another language?
Or maybe I have to cut out my heart and lay it...

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Categories: third wheel, confusion, friendship, girlfriend-boyfriend, life, loveheart, heart,
Form: Lyric
Letter To Cornwall
do you remember this place by the ocean?
these coastal mornings with their Arena air
the wind from the crab dock almost strong enough 
to be swept...

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Categories: third wheel, lost loveme, girl, me, morning, red,
Form: Free verse
The Moment
The moment
When your life flashes before you
Do you then realize what you've missed out on in life
Do you then realize who you true friends were
They...

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Categories: third wheel, friendship, life, teen, life, time,
Form: Free verse
a life changing invitation
how many of us are afraid to be stuck in the same place?
to feel like you're running a one man relay race
when will the change...

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Categories: third wheel, devotion, faith, hope, inspirational, uplifting, life,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Affairs of the heart
nobody knows what defines once sorrow and pain without any gain 
nobody knows the tears that dry with the wind as they fly to hide...

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Categories: third wheel, care, change, conflict, courage,
Form: Concrete
Too Much
You are overbearing,  too pushy, always want things your way
Because of that you are never welcomed where you wish to stay
Too many cooks spoil...

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Categories: third wheel, life, people, social,
Form: ABC
From Amelia
I hate this feeling, feeling like a third wheel
an un-needed spoke on a tire that'll just keep spinning without me
Well it shouldn't be too hard...

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Categories: third wheel, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Manageeer
When?
What am I doing?
Is it just this, contest?
I know I know what I said, and how I became prepared ultimately,
but then soon forgot,
I prepared for...

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Categories: third wheel, abuse, addiction, age, america, angst, anxiety,
Form: I do not know?
Suck A M C
Suck a M.C. in the place to be mixing dope rhymes living out my fantasy.

Going down breaking you need someone to take your hand

Snake pit...

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Categories: third wheel, appreciation, art, august, baseball,
Form: Free verse
Right Now
I just want to preserve how I feel right now.
Because today, I'm in pain. 
My back and hips hurt.
I got 3 hours of sleep last...

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Categories: third wheel, 11th grade, friendship, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
VOICES
You said that I'd changed
And you know you're right
But you're the one that changed me
Losing hope I didn't even fight
Years ago I would have stood...

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Categories: third wheel, mental illness, voice,
Form: Rhyme
Escapism
Leaves fall, Cyrano confesses
Tears, tears, tears
Little is left
Not sad but glad tears
The kettle sits barren
different from the third wheel and happy smiles
The fireplace forgotten
From the...

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© Sam Kim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: third wheel, absence, cry, family, games,
Form: Free verse
Sneak In the mind

The shippers,
The third wheel,
The chaperon,
Intermediary,

The center of all the waggeries,
that "singles are bitter",
because they aren't inlove,
or haven't  fallen in love",

Have you ever tried,
 to...

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Categories: third wheel, deep, emotions, love hurts, poems, poetry,
Form: Free verse