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By Alexa S., New Port Richey, FL


Build me up,
Mr. Racketeer.

Dappled hues
Above the lids

Stone face, it’s a hit, but
he’s immune
to your perfume.

Porcelain palette
all dolled up,
less finish.

So contagious -
Until I collapse.

Alienate me.

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i love this so much!

on Jul. 12 2010 at 8:49 pm
MercedesXO DIAMOND, South Easton, Massachusetts
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Favorite Quote:
"I realize that life is risks. It's acknowledging the past but looking forward. It's taking chances that we will make mistakes but believeing we all deserve to be forgiven."
-The Dead Tossed Waves.

i'm with ya on that one.

on Jul. 12 2010 at 5:03 pm
Poet_in_Motion PLATINUM, Sharon, Massachusetts
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Favorite Quote:
"Love one another." –George Harrison (his last words)

"and down they forgot as up they grew" –e.e. cummings

"The sea is just a wetter version of the sky..." –Regina Spektor

I love this. It's my favourite style of poetry. 5/5 stars. Congrats on getting it published, too! :) <3

on Jul. 12 2010 at 11:01 am
babigerl1194 PLATINUM, Margaretville, New York
23 articles 10 photos 155 comments

Favorite Quote:
wat doesnt kill you only makes you stronger

i must say im not quite sure if i get it.....?


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