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who was i
by Steve Patterson

Friday, December 30, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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who was i
before

i became who i am

before i was
what i was
was i an i am

then agin
i was what i was
i was before
i guess
i was the same
as i am

but then agin,
i ain't the same i as i was
or am i
maybe
i be
the i that i was
before
i became me
who knows
not me
nor i

so why do i try
to be i
or me
can you see?

who was i
before i was me
a question
a suggestion
can you see?



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Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 12/31/2005
Oh, I really like this poem, Steve! It's "deeply metaphysical."
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 12/30/2005
Before- hippie- you!!

Now- cowboy Steve!!

After you gone- Poet Pattesron!!

Love Tinka



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