Fractured and Perfect

May 30, 2009
You've been given a gift
One that's ripped and marred
Try to see it's unexplainable beauty
Are there too many scars?

It's encompassed by old memories
Captivated by another's smile
Not your's alone
And it's been damaged for a while

Given out in bits and pieces
With empty promises never fulfilled
Please, take whatever is left
Do with it what you will

Caressing it gently
Wanting only to heal
Enthralled by it's mystery
What will it reveal?

Behind broken walls,
lies her dislocated heart
What can come of her gift?
Whats been done with it thus far?

Beaten and bruised,
but it's yours to keep
Just take all of the pieces
She can't handle more defeat

You treat her well
She deserves your respect
A mess to the world
But in your eyes, she's very near perfect

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Estelle_Star said...
Jun. 17, 2009 at 2:30 am
I love it! It has so much meaning and so much power. It is an amazing poem. You seem to be an incredible writer.
SimplicityDefined replied...
Nov. 3, 2009 at 8:13 am
Thank you :) I really appreciate that! It's so nice getting any kind of thanks :D
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