I recieved a compliment
Melissa van Doorn

When was the last time
I recieved a compliment
Without having to ask for it?

Approval is a difficult thing.
mike
Feb 24

you have nice hands

I thank Beryl Lew
HP's numero uno
for being among the few
to appreciate my sombrero.

http://hellopoetry.com/poem/759797/pradip-chattopadhyays-sombrero/
to create a compliment
R Saba
R Saba
Nov 12, 2013

i am
aware of the air
enabling each step
and counting each breath
with the effort it takes to exhale
i could almost just sit down at the side of the road instead
but i won't
because i am
seeking out new people
new faces, new mouths
to give me new words
aware of the air
that falls from their lips
and catching the shapes, each lovely
small part of them
for my pocket
and i'll take these out later
edit the context
to create a compliment
to make me smile

self-confidence, in a way
The best way to give a woman a compliment is to call her BEAUTIFUL
Robert Peck
Robert Peck
Dec 16, 2012      Dec 17, 2012

The best way to give a woman a compliment is to call her BEAUTIFUL

When I hear the word beautiful I think of God with tools crafting the earth in the perfect way not like a kids who put red and blue together and accidentally came up with purple

But THE master artist who has a plan and purpose with every single dot that is on the page and without that dot the world would not be the same

A sun rise is beautiful the way that the angle depicts the color and alters the way that the naked eye can see it

How slow time moves but how fast it goes by you can actually see it move from one part of the sky to another in moments

Beautiful is watching the ocean flow it just goes any which direction it feels with no set destination

Beautiful is God’s promise to never cover the earth with a blanket of water to clear it of the sinful nature it was in, by way of a combination of colors otherwise called a rainbow

So if man should respectfully call a woman beautiful she should be thankful she is in good company

i take everything as a compliment
celey
celey
Jul 9

i take everything as a compliment
it makes people question themselves

Waiting for a compliment*
Amitav Radiance
Amitav Radiance
Oct 4, 2014

Your heart’s poetry
Was written on your lips
Waiting for a compliment

 
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