I Understand

Amazing is an understatement. This piece is priceless

The Eisenherz Poet

I fully understand
When you pass me on the street
Maybe you are out of time for that date
To listen to my plea for something to eat

I fully understand
When you ignore the look in my eyes
Trying to beg for that loose change
Maybe you are saving it for the weekend
To go boogie with your friends

I fully understand
When you keep distant in the streets
With that look of disgust splattered on your face
Maybe I’m the vilest thing you’ve ever seen
And you don’t want to create a scene
For your friends to laugh at over drinks

I fully understand
When you don’t spare a second look at me
But maybe its only that extra coin that I need
To get me food to eat
I don’t want to steal your dignity
Neither that slice of pizza you want to trash
I only need…

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