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Charles Bukowski - How Is Your Heart?

during my worst times
 on the park benches
 in the jails
 or living with
 I always had this certain
 I wouldn't call it
 it was more of an inner
 that settled for
 whatever was occuring
 and it helped in the
 and when relationships 
 went wrong
 with the 
 it helped 
 through the
 wars and the
 the backalley fights
 to awaken in a cheap room
 in a strange city and
 pull up the shade-
 this was the craziest kind of
 and to walk across the floor
 to an old dresser with a 
 cracked mirror- 
 see myself, ugly,
 grinning at it all. 
 what matters most is
 how well you 
 walk through the

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Poet: Charles Bukowski
Poem: How Is Your Heart?
Poem of the Day: Sep 6 2007

Comment 28 of 28, added on July 27th, 2017 at 8:26 PM.

Whats with all the comments saying basically the same vague nothing?

Required name from United States
Comment 27 of 28, added on July 10th, 2017 at 6:44 PM.

kV10ec There is definately a great deal to know about this topic. I like all of the points you made.

suba me from Papua New Guinea
Comment 26 of 28, added on July 10th, 2017 at 11:10 AM.

RfBvca It as challenging to find educated persons by this topic, nonetheless you sound in the vein of you already make out what you are speaking about! Thanks

suba me from Germany

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