Dreams

January 7, 2010
By MorrighanPoe SILVER, Crystal, Minnesota
MorrighanPoe SILVER, Crystal, Minnesota
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Favorite Quote:
"Of course you are...I understand perfectly [that you're in love with me], because I'm in love with myself.The fact that I'm not transfixed in front of the nearest mirror takes a great deal of self-control." -Lestat de Lioncourt


Like little birds with oily feathers,
They hop and fly and strut,
But, locked tightly by my heavy eyelids,
Their cage remains shut.

They flit and flap in agitation,
Freedom! The lock's come undone.
They soar away, slip through my fingers.
They leave, I lose every one.

The cage in my heart is empty, save sorrow,
Naught but lacking, melancholy space,
But I know that tonight more dreams will come,
Though they never come to stay.



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on Feb. 10 2010 at 10:45 am
DallysGrrl PLATINUM, Middlesex, New Jersey
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this is great. really really great. its exactly how I feel about dreams and stuff and its got a sweet rythmn and flow 2 it. Keep writing becuz u have something great here.

on Jan. 28 2010 at 6:01 pm
x5ashfacee BRONZE, Chicago, Illinois
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Favorite Quote:
"Without Suffering, There'd Be No Compassion." -A Walk To Remember

wow. this is really good. it makes me sad to read it. good job.


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