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   So, you thought I was yours

A keepsake, a trivial possession

And you thought I was bound

To such a dynamic person

As yourself

And you even believed

That I would wait

For beautiful, unloving you

But you were wrong

Oh, so very wrong

I am not yours

Or anyone's

I was never someone's treasure

The other half, the alter ego

I was never

Civilized, cultured

A human thing

I am always

Thistledown flying through the air

The restless waters of the ocean

And the star, whose brilliant radiance

You will never capture.




This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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sarahhh said...
Jun. 3, 2010 at 10:36 am
this was really good. i could relate to it alot! i love it :)
 
Boppy95 said...
Jun. 3, 2010 at 4:17 am
Wonderful very interesting.
 
Lilith said...
Jun. 3, 2010 at 4:08 am
Captivating.
 
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