Barbed Pain

April 13, 2009
By Joseph Albahari BRONZE, McDonough, Georgia
Joseph Albahari BRONZE, McDonough, Georgia
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My heart keeps beating...although the pieces are falling
Sharp stabs wrap around my torn hope
Piercing it and causing it to bleed
The pieces, although shattered and deformed, now stay in place
Barbed wire around my heart, a constant reminder of what can never be...

The author's comments:
I was inspired to write this poem when I learned the harsh truth that I could never get the one I truly care for...

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