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A Man for Me
by Sue Hess
Thursday, March 27, 2003

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Tenderness in moments of insecurity
Always makes me weaker
But callousness only pushes me away
I want appreciation and I always
Abuse it
I need compassion but I will misconstrue it
I beg for forgiveness while planning my
Next transgression
I love with all my heart, while hating
The vulnerability it brings
love me too deeply and I will
Certainly run away
But fail me and I will never forgive you
I want to be different but I refuse to change
I think Iím beautiful but I never believe
No matter how many times you say it
I am shy, aggressive, promiscuous and frigid
Insecure, cocky, jealous, unfeeling, neurotically
Emotional, especially at inappropriate times
Iím a woman damn it, and I just donít see
Why I canít find a man who understands me

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Reviewed by Oralya Ueberroth 7/20/2007
Are you my twin? For this and for Catch and Release, you are quickly becoming one of my favorite poets! Be well, I look forward to reading more.
Reviewed by Randall Barfield 12/10/2006
forget the understanding--just find one you can appreciate and be appreciated by in turn...nice read
Reviewed by Birdie Houston 5/22/2003
Unique .......well done !
Reviewed by Josephine Bohen 3/27/2003
well heck ya all of that and More.... and they're damn lucky to get us to.
Reviewed by Constance Legters (Reader) 3/27/2003
Susan, we should all form a club. So true to
life's desires and supposedly short-comings. Keep writing, thank you.....
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 3/27/2003
Reviewed by Sara Coslett 3/27/2003
Sue, you might as well have written this about me tonight. I almost feel like you have been peaking into my head. Great poem.
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 3/27/2003
This was fantastic! I love it!

Reviewed by Marlene Dawn 3/27/2003
Very Nice...thanks.
Reviewed by Jack Roberts 3/27/2003
Nice write Sue.
Reviewed by Tony Nerone 3/27/2003
Dear Sue, The old guy in the desert is available. Well written. I enjoyed it.

Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg 3/27/2003
like attracks like...i've been told...
candid description, what's not to love...
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader) 3/27/2003
Susan ....let me join your party... I am much like you... and emotional sensitive loving and caring dont seem to understand..they dont "get it" I really loved reading this..great job..floria
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