Sympathy Poems | Examples of Sympathy Poetry

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Categories: humorous, irony, parody, perspective, sympathy, vanity, youth,
Premium MemberHER TAKING A BOW
by Line Gauthier
She was still young, just a simple and irksome dilettante
Her airs of arrogance and misplaced confidence difficult to bear
She played the piano but without an...

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Categories: 6th grade, child, depression, sympathy,
The Rose
by Payton Avila
Darling,
She said,
Look away.
Why,
I say.
Never looking back,
Is what I say today.
Take this single rose,
She told me,
It will comfort you in the hard times to come.
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Categories: corruption, creation, evil, life, sympathy,
The Leaf
by Bernard Iyoboyi
See! the leaf is playing
Dancing to the wind-swaying
Its beautifully green
Or is it a dream-screen?
Suddenly the sun is shining
The leaf is still dancing
Maybe its not feeling...

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Categories: animal, appreciation, bird, judgement, sympathy, wisdom,
The One-Legged Sandpiper
by Greg Gaul
I saw a one-legged Sandpiper
today on the beach.
I saw him land on his single pedestal,
it was an artful thing.

Entranced by his disability,
I stood transfixed with...

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Categories: appreciation, devotion, faith, friendship sympathy, tribute,
Premium MemberTHANKS
by Line Gauthier
To you who
Stood by when 
The world was against me
Showered me with tenderness
When life tasted bitter
Gave me strength
When I felt helpless
Walked with me
When I needed...

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Categories: emotions, engagement, feelings, love, sympathy, woman,
She is over kissed, she is charmed with mist
by Serge Lyrewing
She is over kissed, she is charmed with mist,
She is married with wind in the field by once,
You are wrapped in chains and I hold...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, love, metaphor, sympathy,
We're echo
by Serge Lyrewing
The sky will be covered 
with nighty stardust
The branches of trees become springy
For a thousand miles I will hear you , we're just...
We're echo
we're echo
we...

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Categories: art, cry, dark, depression, sympathy,
Never Ending
by Djinn Ortiz
It doesn’t work, it offers no relief
Pain is my religion, loneliness is my belief
Young minds never know the isolation
Experienced minds know the desolation
They say I’m...

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Categories: sympathy,
A collection of 'Love is' Poetry Alien
by Aa Harvey
A collection of ‘Love is…’ Poetry - Alien


Love is compassion.
Love is passion.
I am complete,
If you love me.


(C)2017 Aa Harvey. All Rights Reserved.

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Categories: cry, friend, sad, silence, sympathy, words,
Sending empathy to where it is needed
by Aa Harvey
Sending empathy to where it is needed.


Tears rolling down,
Words best left unsaid.
Lie to the world,
Let them just forget.
I’m just a poor boy,
Never had a hope...

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Categories: sympathy,
Each New Day
by David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic
Each New Day

Clouds set ablaze by the rays
of the barely risen sun
Giving spark to the tinder
Of a day just begun

and the miracles, the miseries,
The newly...

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Categories: evil, faith, growth, heart, sympathy,
At some point in time
by Gary Onderisin
As surely as the sun rises,

one's compelled to wonder

if their rapacious cruelty,

their imperial hubris

isn't simply

the result of their past suffering ...


Nonetheless, what remains lacking

is their...

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Categories: sympathy,
You're loosing you rewritten
by faysunKle fay's unKle
Soul's mirrors and mind's 
study are the eyes,
and the verdict is clear, 
wild animals cave in the 
hollows of your mind, herds,
escorting your thoughts
and opening...

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Categories: care, humanity, life, poverty, sympathy, truth,
No one
by Antonia A.
Who will speak for the average man?
Who will speak for you or me?
Who will help the average man? 

They rather help the poor 

Yes, it...

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Categories: analogy, appreciation, care, silence, sympathy, wisdom,
Puffery
by David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic
Bittersweet is the knowin’
That being right...is sometimes wrong
That sure as the breeze keeps blowin’
Bein’ meek..is to be strong

Oftimes it’s best to not address
False claims put...

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Categories: childhood, city, grandmother, old, sympathy,
When I End My Joke I Silently Cry
by Isor Chand
By dusk, in a city of rich desert
I started a joke to my dear Nana;
On her deep country poetic voice and heart;
On her oral peace...

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Categories: dad, family, father, feelings, sympathy, thank you, thanks,
My Dad My Hero
by Nick Trim
Some people wait and write a eulogy
but if you're dead you can't hear or read,
so I want to tell you just what you mean to...

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Categories: sympathy,
Premium MemberSo Sad
by James Study
There was a man who never shed a tear
The time he lived was many a year
So sad he never knew
What the tears would be due
Now...

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Categories: care, endurance, hello, life, sympathy, woman,
Perhaps I'll try again another day
by Elizabeth Kinch
Unkempt, bedraggled,
Pushing her life before her
In a tatty shopping trolley,
Covered in a dirty duvet.
She moves around the town,
Slowly, 
Head down,
Hugging the walls and side alleys,
Trying...

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Categories: angel, forgiveness, power, storm, sympathy,
Premium MemberAngelic Touch
by Vermillion Scythe
In the violent storm
there is complete ruin everywhere
the clouds take on a bigger form
as there is no place to calmly breathe air
running scared with regretful...

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Categories: anxiety, depression, pain, sympathy,
addicted to cutting
by daisy tyrrell
The blood doesn't pour out anymore,
But the scares still show,
Will these wounds heal or be forever sore,
The memories shine a bright glow.

The pain still remains,
The...

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Categories: sympathy,
fading away
by daisy tyrrell
It started out quiet
Like a dull hum
Then grew like cancer
Till my body was numb
The shock, hurt tears and pain
All to form something I could not...

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Categories: depression, life, lonely, lost, sympathy,
please help me
by daisy tyrrell

I'm not sure when it started, or why it is so strong.
On the outside I seem happy. No one thinks anything's wrong.

But on the inside...

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Categories: sympathy,
losing control of life
by daisy tyrrell
Moved to Nene house thought it was a nice place
At first it all seemed kind of great
Got along with people 
Turns out they were snakes...

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Categories: anti bullying, depression, suicide, sympathy,
let her go
by daisy tyrrell
Let her go
She’ll walk these corridors that you know
Bleeding to death unbeknown
Physically or mentally?
I do not know

But I know she suffers
But will not show

Leave her...

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Categories: faith, humanity, sad, senses, sympathy, violence, world,
What Else Is New
by Bernard Chan
the fiber optic cables are swollen with grief
blood clots the airwaves
faces beyond despair stare from half a world away
newsprint is smudged with the tears it’s...

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Categories: sympathy,
Premium MemberDo you know
by Woodrow Lucas
Red haired woman with the brain injury feeling sorry for yourself in the window,
Wondering if there is any point to go on,
Do you know that...

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Categories: allusion, conflict, confusion, corruption, sympathy,
Premium MemberWhat Kind of Man You Are
by James Edward Lee Sr.
What kind of man would rape  his Mother 
What kind of man you are 
What kind of man would kill his brother 
What kind...

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Categories: appreciation, girl, happy, sweet, sympathy, wisdom, work,
Note to Self
by Aelin Talibah
Not that good because I whipped it up in 5 or 10 minutes. Eh whatever.

Be kind
To compliments, don't be blind
Do your best
Remember how much you...

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Categories: caregiving, emotions, heart, simple, sympathy, uplifting, wisdom,
In our Feelings
by Antariksha Rajkumari
If you could have only felt what I feel
And I could have read into yours
But these feelings that we get,
These feelings that make us and...

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Categories: sympathy,
Darkness is the best mirror because you can only see yourself
by levi stephenson
I'm afraid of the monster under the bed and in the closet 

I'm afraid of the lycanthropes who just like all our hopes were once...

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Categories: sympathy,
sympathy
by Smita Singh
With her I cry

My tears roll down the cheeks

She cries for the daughter long lost

I cry for the pain she hides

She smiles as life has...

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Categories: daughter, death, feelings, friendship, sympathy,
sympathy
by Smita Singh
With her I cry
My tears roll down the cheeks
She cries for the daughter long lost
I cry for the pain she hides
She smiles as life has...

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Categories: angel, art, love, mother, sympathy,
Premium MemberWhen I Need to Be Held
by Michael Vacek
Surrounded by seven cherubs of cheer,
Just recently passing my 100th year,
I’ve been standing here on this perch,
In Little Falls, MN’s Our Lady of Lourdes church.

Most...

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Categories: humanity, philosophy, slavery, society, sympathy,
The First Abolitionist
by Nick Ruff
How shocked the first man must have felt
Who saw the souls behind the eyes of slaves,
As they silently marched down crowded streets,
Making their way to...

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