Tribute to Betrayal

September 18, 2008
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Words blown away by a zephyr
Caught and taken away as softly
As those quiet lips that utter
Prayers and dreamings, given so gently

"--love you." Sent with tears to go West
Unfinished, yet still enough power
To carry good wishes -- the best
Bees and memories of sweet red flowers

Tender lips, pen scribbles, a key
To a house you will never return
Stir through your pocket, and you'll see
A bit of the love you'd thought you burned

Smile, but in a swing of cold spite
With your lighter, turn sweet words to ash
The letter you promised to write
Now lies as mere dust, like disgusting trash

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fallen-angle said...
May 12, 2010 at 1:38 pm
its me again just gana say love your writeing
Fangz said...
Jun. 15, 2009 at 1:06 pm
Nice use of enjambment. Sad, too.
zelzoo said...
Sept. 28, 2008 at 12:15 pm
Really, really nice. Love ur style of writing! Keep it up! =)
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