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Am I Good Enough
by Felix LeRoy Perry

Thursday, June 21, 2012
Rated "PG13" by the Author.
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Am I Good Enough?


Sometimes when alone I stop to ponder

Searching the wounded ego of my heart

If I am good enough for her to love

That’s usually when I almost come apart


You see all I have to offer is my heart

Over time it’s been damaged and repaired

That, plus the words I say to her each day

During those few fleeting moments shared


Yes, I know I can be my own worst enemy

Doubting the man in the looking glass

Who say’s:

“She loves you for who you are,

so stop being such an ass!”




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Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 6/27/2012
beautiful!! indeed, you are good enough
Reviewed by neerja gandhi 6/23/2012
Beauuutifuullll.... Best wishes :)
Reviewed by Mary Ann Biddinger 6/23/2012
No doubt, she loves you for who you are!!
Me too!

Lady Mary Ann
Reviewed by D. Vegas 6/21/2012
Fee, We all have done that!

Reviewed by jude forese 6/21/2012
sometimes, a man doubts himself but a good woman will always bring him back to reality ...
Reviewed by Budd Nelson 6/21/2012
you need not doubt just remember the end of this month.....
Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci 6/21/2012
You are mighty fine in my eyes, baby!!

Love ya!

Reviewed by Ronald Hull 6/21/2012
I immediately recalled Sen. Al Franken when he used to do his 12 step program on Saturday Night Live, looking into the the mirror and declaring, I am good enough.

Your poem appears to be about someone doubting one's love. Where there's smoke there's fire and the doubts are probably well-founded.

Reviewed by Richard King 6/21/2012
Nice one Fee. A universally asked question. Unfortunately, if we answer yes, we sometimes stop trying to improve and if we answer no, we sometimes give up all together. My advice? Stop asking and just live. Dick
Reviewed by Laura Fall 6/21/2012
A very open and honest write truly from the heart and soul nicely done Laura
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 6/21/2012
I say a heart alone speaks voumes, who needs anything else?
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 6/21/2012
Nothing like laying it straight on the line Cuz, another great write.

Love ya face Cuz Hugs XOXOXO Rose
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 6/21/2012
It's the most difficult thing there believe in yourself...took me 34 years! Nicely done, Fee....

Reviewed by Ed Matlack 6/21/2012
You answered your own question with those last two lines...I second that last line...LOL, ed

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