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this and that and that and this

by dilutedjoy

this is the music of our hearts
the sovereignty of our prayers
the blood of a drying corpse
drained of all her dreams
this is the fruit of our loins
the harvest thats become rotten under a dying sun
the promise of a feast below shattered chandeliers
this is another held breath beneath a frozen lake
with no escape in sight
this is our scraped knee
ragged because of our decisions to crawl instead of fly
these are the feathers that fell from that attempt at something more
this is us waiting in the cold for a bus that shouldve been here 10
minutes ago
this was a fathers wish for his daughter to never know suffering
and then one day drove her to an abortion clinic
the quiet hum of a developing heart
the things we give up on
the lives that are trapped in between worlds of remorse
regretting not the circumstances
but the current state of affairs
these are the apologies seen on the backs of milk cartons
these are the nights spent smothering one another beneath a comforter
with comfort
the subtleties of a spent surrender between minds
this is you
this is me
this is us
this is li
try it

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Nicely done. -Ace (Score: 1 )
by waracer on Wednesday, March 04, 2009 (08:12:00)
Nicely done. -Ace

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