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Best Walking On Eggshells Poems

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Walking on Eggshells
The egg came before the chicken but some fool sat on it......

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Categories: walking on eggshells, funny, philosophy,
Form: Epigram



pun with eggs
Benedict was tired, he’d been driving all day.  
This was his last delivery, 2 tonnes of eggs delivered to Safeway.  
The kid came...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, fun, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Veras first poem
Hi everybody, my name is Vera as some of you already know, and I am the wife of Peter Duggan. I came on this site...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, anger, angst, change, war, drug,
Form: Narrative
Invisible
If you're standing and nobody sees
If nobody hears you do you cease to be
 
How much of yourself will you lose to this game
Without holding...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, life
Form: Couplet
Battling Addiction
I loved you once years ago 
Our passion was divine
Could see our life together forever
But instead I could not compete
For your lover was a bottle.

I...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, farewell, husband, lost love, life,
Form: Narrative



Lucky Me
They always used to say “You’re so lucky”
If only they knew the truth
What happens behind closed doors
The kids who think I’m weird
I shouldn’t be so...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, depression, father, sad, teen, me, love,
Form: Free verse
Never Compromising
Never Compromising


My heart has moved on and tears have been shed.
Patience spread thin, relationship is dead.
When I talk you don't respond, withdrawn!
Tears have been shed...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, goodbye, lost love, love hurts,
Form: Quatrain
One Last Kiss
That one last kiss still ripples through my cells,
like greenish snake's venom, a terrible spell.
Your silence still rings in my battered ears,
one thousand birds singing...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, boyfriend, break up, hurt,
Form: Rondeau
Perfection, Perfectly
Perfection, Perfectly (A pantoum)

That thing hung over me
Like a musty old cloak
Grown heavy with hate moss
Dripping from its frayed edges

Like a musty old cloak
Warning me...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, abuse, fear, freedom, hope, marriage, strength,
Form: Pantoum
The Revolution Will Be Televised
                       THE REVOLUTION...

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© Reid Lewis  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: walking on eggshells, black african american, destiny,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Was I Here
I'm in a pickle 
but I ain't pickled 
My skin is smooth 
yet my soul is wrinkled
I look real close
with my broken glasses
Trying to see...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, allusion, judgement, mental illness, nonsense,
Form: Rhyme
Harmony
There are no words to truly describe
the love for one furry prince I know. 
I had the mirror image of him
in the past, then he...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, pets
Form: Rhyme
Addicted to You
He fills me with passion and energy
But fear slips between the cracks
He's the anchor to my ship
Or weight pulling me down
Mr. Charming and angelic 
Until...

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© Jessica K  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: walking on eggshells, abuse, boyfriend, bullying, girlfriend, lonely, love
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Doctor Is Out
Loving you is like walking on eggshells, 
It's sure not clear that you want to be here, 
That the prescription for your loneliness, 
Is a...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Awkward Silence Speaks Volumes
The awkward silence beween us,
Speaks volumes through the tension in the air,
I wonder what I said this time,
or maybe its because I was just "there"

What...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, confusion, girlfriend-boyfriend, lost love, love, sad
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member softening emotion
walking on eggshells
floating in the stream
whispering babbles
caressing 
upon earth

faraway eyes
in the mist
sparkles beautiful
heart and soul
flowing to
inner depths

reflecting 
in the deepest beauty
silent words
so loving 
within

as the...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Eggshells
You say you will, but then you won’t
Say you do and then you don’t
I’m running around in circles all the time
You tell me that you’re...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, angst, how i feel,
Form: Lyric
Abuse
Why do the birds insist on 
chirping
When the dark cloud above 
my head
Soaks me with all the 
emotions
That have remained bottled up 
for years
Until he...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, absence
Form: ABC
Abuse
Why do the birds insist on 
chirping
When the dark cloud above 
my head
Soaks me with all the 
emotions
That have remained bottled up 
for years
Until he...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, absence
Form: ABC
Exile
You try to do the best that you can,
walking on eggshells I could never stand.

Both feeling judged for every action,
love thrown aside by this distraction.

So...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, lost love, sad, wife,
Form: Elegy
Fed Up
you give them love... they run away.
give them time...then you're replaced.
say something...they'll take it the wrong way.
you get fed up with it fast,
you wonder how...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, angst, confusion, friendship, love, prejudice,
Form: Free verse
the notion of devotion
when you slammed loves door said goodbye
I thought the carousel of love had passed me on by
living on my own I didn't think that I'd...

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© Fern Carle  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: walking on eggshells, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
What I Would Give For An Apology Right Now
I turned my back on the world a long time ago,
but you can't turn your back on it all.
As much as I deserve to be...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, angst, confusion, devotion, love
Form: I do not know?
I'm Free
I'm so lost, so confused
It's seems my life is over without you
but i know that's not true
it's hard to move, hard to breathe
i don't know...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, depression, life, lost love, love, girl,
Form: I do not know?
Mask -no more
The mask you wore so well
lies you spoke poured out like rain
Eyes stoned me to death
Your soul faded away like a ghost walking through walls,

I...

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Categories: walking on eggshells, abuse, divorce, emotions, for him, heartbreak,
Form: I do not know?