Today Is: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 07:53 AM. Our Topic of the Week: Titan
Questions?

Check our Help area first!

Comments? Suggestions?

Contact us now!

We like hearing feedback from members on how to improve the site!
 
 
 


 
Author Name: Freerandy johnson 1 Comments
Date Added: September 02, 2012 21:09:07 Average Score: (Needs 2)
Views This Week
Members: 0
Unique Members: 0
Guests: 148
Total Views
Members: 3
Unique Members: 3
Guests: 445

Type: Rhyming
Category: Inspirational Add To Favorites | Text Only
 
Amputee
I lost my legs in the Persian Gulf War.
For years I didn't want to live anymore.
People looked at me with pity and that really irritated me.
I was wheelchair bound and I hated being an amputee.
I thought that no woman could love me and I was enraged.
But then I met somebody special and now we're engaged.
I prayed for death and as I prayed, I begged.
In addition to finding love, I have prosthetic legs.
I wallowed in misery because of the situation I was in.
But now my life is wonderful and it's worth living again.
Author's Notes:
This is a fictional poem.
Report Offensive Poem.

'Amputee' Copyright © Randy Johnson
Copyright is property of the above author or group. Reproduction in whole or in part is strictly prohibited.
Click here if you feel this poem is in violation of a copyright.
 
Click here to send this poem to someone!

Comments:
Comment By: PremiumHarry William Harborne on September 3, 2012 04:03:53 AM Report
I dont know if you are watching the paralympics at the moment but those guys make me feel decidedly disabled. A great poem Sir.    Bill Harborne




 


Check for Announcements.
on our Home page!

User poems are sometimes graced by images and textures stored on our site
courtesy of GRSites.com, Sandy Hradil, and Sherri Emily.


Welcome, Guest!

Become part of our
friendly community
of on-line writers!

Join today!
 
Username:
 
Password:
 
Forget Username or Password?

Members On Line: 0
Guests On Line: 50
Members in Chat: 0


Happy Birthday


 
We Thank You!

For your donations
and subscriptions!

Creative-Poems.com
P.O. Box 7931
The Woodlands, TX 77387

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
monovalent-defence
Copyright © 2003-2017 Creative-Poems.com.  All Rights Reserved. Use of this site is subject to certain
Terms of Service rules which constitute a legal agreement between you and Creative-Poems.com.
By providing links to other sites, Creative-Poems.com neither approves of, endorses, or gurantees
any information, opinions, or products found on those sites. Users follow links at their own risk.