Abandonment Poems - Page 2

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  1. Daddy Wasn't There

    • By Deven T. Smith
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem Thanking Mom For Being There

    You were there when I needed you
    to catch me if I'd fall
    But daddy didn't love me
    he didn't care at all...

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    I grew up not knowing that I have a dad, because my dad left me when I was 4 months old and he never cared about me. My mom told me this year, and I looked for him and I found him, but he...

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  3. Guilt

    • By Jessica Laughary
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About Father Not Being Involved

    Promises stitched carefully
    Like an old worn out quilt
    sewn only to soothe
    all your mountains of guilt...

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    I'm writing this for all the girls in the world, all the girls who feel like me, like their daddy couldn't hear them. I give each and every one of y'all props, figuring life without pops....

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  4. Dad Where Are You Now?

    • By Vannessa
    • Published: November 2011

    Since from my first steps,
    To the broken promises you've never kept.
    From My first dance,
    To your last chance....

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    This story hit close to home because my father left before I was born. But he kept in touch with my mom and sent me a ring before never talking to me again. Soon my mother married and I was...

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  6. Why?

    • By Brandi M. Weber
    • Published: February 2006
    Why Did You Leave? Poem

    It's just the two of us, mom
    just me and you
    I know we'll make it
    We'll be strong and pull through...

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    Hi my name is Mariana and I live in Phoenix, Arizona. My father abandoned me before my birth. He never cared, he never thought of knowing who his daughter is. Everyday I'd ask myself "Why....

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  7. The Girl You Left Behind

    One day,
    You walked out
    Of my life,
    Without saying a word...

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    My mom died from cancer, drugs, and an eating disorder. Then my dad abandoned me right after she died. He already had a new girlfriend while he was with my mom. He brought her to my mom's...

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  8. Scars Of A Broken Family

    • By Lindsey Cardinal
    • Published: August 2008
    Poem About Hurt Caused By Father Leaving

    I've got scars
    that you can't see
    scars that have been haunting me.
    They are buried deep inside of my heart, ...

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    Your poem brought tears to my eyes, I know exactly how you feel. My father left when I was 17, I'm now 36 and haven't spoken to him since he left. I know all about the scars and they never...

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  10. Come Back For Me

    • By Victoria Perez
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About Pain Of Dad Leaving

    You said you would come back for me
    Why you didn't, I just don't know
    You said you are here for me
    Then why do I feel so alone?...

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    • Rating 4.41
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    Yes, it has. The poet is deeply in sorrow. I express my deep sympathy and wish for her betterment. Nothing is permanent. Surely the poet will be in pleasure soon, and I pray for that.

  11. A Stupid Father Daughter Dance

    • By Jackie
    • Published: July 2009
    Poem About Father Missing Moments In Daughter's Life

    I do not need a stupid father daughter dance,
    all I need is a chance.

    A chance to tell you that I love you,...

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    I think that's a great idea about calling it a family member dance, Wandy. When I was teaching, I would try to be sensitive to children who lived with only one or sometimes with neither of...

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  12. A Stranger You Didn't See

    • By Christina Lopez
    • Published: January 2011

    If you saw me on the street
    Would you stop and talk to me
    Or would you look right past me,
    A stranger you didn't see?...

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  13. We're Through

    Poem About Parents Leaving

    The pain you have made me feel,
    The situation, just unreal,
    You're supposed to be there for me,
    But a mother you'll never be....

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    I can relate to the pain and the necessary expression and conveyance of the hurt the author feels despite the fact that there are almost two generations between us. It is certainly a lucky...

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