BFFF, (My Shadow)

P. Y. Walker 1962 (Lyons, NY)

Sometimes when I  cry - U seen not to care
I call u my friend  - Even when ur not there

When the sun is up - I call out ur name
Laughing and playing - R happiness has no blame

Now the moon is full - Out comes the stars in the twilight
My shadow sheds a tear - For her world is not very bright

As the world goes by  - Which brings forth another day
My shadow arose this morn - And wished me a Happy Valentines Day

About this poem

Not anything really special. It was not a great valentine day for me many years ago, when I wrote this, so I just put the pencil to the paper and...

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Written on February 14, 2013

Submitted by afta50 on February 14, 2023

Modified on March 14, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme AA BB CC DD
Closest metre Iambic hexameter
Characters 418
Words 96
Stanzas 4
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2

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