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Sympathy Poems | Examples of Sympathy Poetry

Sympathy Poems - Examples of all types of sympathy poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for sympathy.

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Spoken from Heaven
I heard His very special song I was drawn to His tune. Then He softly spoke these words, "I'll come get you very soon". With one last whisper I bid you my love, He gently beckoned and guided me above. So...Read More
Categories: sympathy, angel, christian, death, funeral,
Form: Rhyme



A wig is helping an untiring lawbreaker
Growing are the grumbles By a Gathering of Humbles: A skyrocketing effort to change an unchanging Dinah, In figures, now closely chasing the population of China: The grumbles, a fast succeeding siege against the judge Now set to hit Justice...Read More
Categories: cry, judgement, sympathy,
Form: Rhyme
I Care About You
Even when it seems I’m never there, Know always, that I care… Even when it seems No one loves you, Remember always, that I love you. Even when it seems The whole world’s against you, Believe me, I’ll be there for you. ...Read More
Categories: sympathy, care, dedication, friendship, friendship
Form: Free verse
I'm a broken man
I’m a broken man don’t know who to trust. Being a broken man allows you not to trust. I’m a broken man with lots of blood, bleeding from the heart like a river. Being a broken man helps people raft on the red...Read More
Categories: sympathy, anxiety, cry, for him,
Form: Free verse
I'm a broken man
I’m a broken man don’t know who to trust. Being a broken man allows you not to trust. I’m a broken man with lots of blood, bleeding from the heart like a river. Being a broken man helps people raft on the red...Read More
Categories: sympathy, anxiety, cry, for him,
Form: Free verse



Funkmosphere
Booty beats from tomb slapping funkier bass, rhythms to a spherical time in chic confess. Slick elegance rhymes to fast timing, wua wua references clear defining. Dialog in electronic sound design, funk happens for all of us therein. Parliament funkadelic renegade, riding...Read More
Categories: 12th grade, appreciation, sympathy,
Form: Ballade
By the Wayside Stricken
Who lies now by the wayside stricken, sick of body, sick of soul? His eyes are closed, his ears are deaf to the somber bells that toll. I knew this man now sadly stricken in happier days when...Read More
Categories: friend, humanity, sympathy,
Form: Elegiac Lyric
Premium Member APPEALING SYMPATHY-
Life full of pardons The day my soul new pleasure Forgiveness a treasure A clemency smiles Appealing sentencing sympathy appealing 1/11/21 Written words by James Edward Lee Sr © 2021...Read More
Categories: appreciation, sympathy,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Unseen
Unseen stigmata for Christ, their empathic pain of body and soul, sweating in meditative prayer, spiritually cleansed in purity of love for Him. Philippians 1:29 "For it has...Read More
Categories: sympathy, christian, god, jesus, pain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Remember me my friend
Remember me Remember me, I'll remember you, When life loses motility Whilst stormy winds screech, disturbing peace Across lakes of tranquility. Reach out for me and I'll take your hand When you’ve lost the will or the way I am...Read More
Categories: caregiving, feelings, friend, sympathy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Scruples
Lighting up the heart with a smile Gentle thoughts that won’t defile Right and wrong are clear variations Of what are good or bad foundations Should we go to the left or right? Is it all simply black or white? Our...Read More
Categories: sympathy, character, community, evil, growth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mother Teresa
Mary Teresa from remote Albania all the way came as a young girl to India to permanently stay. By chosen profession a passionate teacher unflawed, destiny drove her to become a benign missionary of God. Home she brought the...Read More
Categories: destiny, devotion, god, sympathy,
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member Prayers in the Dark
In the pews, only the mutter of silence Escaped out into the streets and town. And slowly floats away into the distance. Choosing to bear the ill tidings of disillusion. Saints wear a mask to cover their frown. The...Read More
Categories: sympathy, dark, endurance, judgement, prayer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE SILVER SHIP TO HEAVEN- LOSS OF FAMILY MEMBER
Roberta lived on this earth for so many years! Was a great mother, wife, and grandmother, too. A long and fulfilling life with joy, completion and no fears. I was a bridesmaid, when she married my first cousin. A...Read More
Categories: sympathy, death, emotions, family, heaven,
Form: Elegy
Light in the Dark
Distance and longing Worry and fear How much longer, must I live without you here Your face haunts my dreams I still hear your voice Why did you give up so soon Was there not another choice Those of us you loved Pray...Read More
Categories: sympathy, addiction, anti bullying, anxiety,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Sympathy Poems

Definition | What is Sympathy in Poetry?