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Hush Money

by jacebre

Hush Money

I must swallow my pride 

Snatch it by its long hair kicking and screaming

Force it down my throat 

watch it Fighting It's way 

back into my thoughts

It's g o n e
now. 
I'm aware that I'm wrong
This lie that you've been trying to prolong
Are you aware of my weakness?
Can my submission be seen? 
I am only a child. 
These lies bearing down on my soul
I have a secret.





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Re: Hush Money (Score: 1 )
by Phoebe on Thursday, February 09, 2012 (02:34:01)
Have to admit emotional upheaval makes for excellent poetry..Smile - Phoebe

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Re: Hush Money (Score: 1 )
by alana on Thursday, February 09, 2012 (10:06:54)
If you are talking to money, who is the "it" in the poem?

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    Re: Hush Money (Score: 1 )
    by jacebre on Thursday, February 09, 2012 (16:43:09)
    Thanks for the comment
    Smile
    But The poem isn't about money
    Its based upon the secret
    But the "it" at the beginning
    of the poem was referring to my pride

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