The Devil's Three Hands

October 21, 2009
By Shadowdark BRONZE, Bolingbrook, Illinois
Shadowdark BRONZE, Bolingbrook, Illinois
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Favorite Quote:
Adversity is the foundation of virtue -- Japanese Proverb


I was framed for being who I am not.
A trickster, with deceptions rolling
off my sleeves while slithering all across
the floor, creating illusions of where I am.
And with a final silent bow,
I left before I was gone.


The author's comments:
I love watching illusionists play tricks on people. Then I imagined someone who tried to trick people by not being there.

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yvonne104 said...
on Oct. 27 2009 at 11:18 pm
I love your poem!!! For some reason i cant think of the words to describe what i imagine when i read it.


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