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Mystic Eyes

With mystic eyes we regard
The love that once held entranced
Passing by, but lingering there,
Since we never took the chance.

Let the bird fly, without teaching him life
Or how to find his way.
You can't entrap words once uttered
Can't get back what we pay.

The price is great, the punishment greater,
Can't staunch a bleeding heart.
Just mystic eyes, wandering close,
And eternally farther apart.



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Angel*music*lover This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Aug. 18, 2009 at 4:43 pm
This is utterly amazing!
 
despurlock This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Aug. 18, 2009 at 3:44 pm
Wow! This again, is a phenomenal piece! One that can be read over and over again and still be fresh and new! Great job! Really fantastic work! Keep it up!
 
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