Tough Girl


Tough cookie
Crumble for me
Break and bend and melt

She's a tough girl
But she shouldn't be
Her quiet confident lacks gentility

Dance they command
Through phoney smiles
I sway from my tree

With nowhere to go
As they laugh and mock
And make presumptions
Pointless judgements

Tough girl
Tell me what you see


  • Author: A.J (Pseudonym) (Offline Offline)
  • Published: April 6th, 2017 11:57
  • Category: Unclassified
  • Views: 47
  • User favorite of this poem: mocuisle.


  • Jooles

    Love the opening verses. ..good wee poem

    • AJ

      Thank you

    • Goldfinch60

      Good write.

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