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Tears

Beads of warm salt water
Running down my cheeks
Eyes red
Lids drooping
Mascara streaks
Reminders of past beauty
All washed away
Throat closes up
Head pounding
Grief drowns my heart
Falling into darkness
Lost and confused
Beads of warm salt water
Running down my cheeks
Tears



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SaphiraBrightscalesThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 28, 2013 at 8:09 am
Even though it has got no rhyming scheme , it goes so smoothly through. and I really like the lines "Mascara streaks" and "grief drowns my heart"....Everything a tear is a consequence of. Well put.
 
bluesky0728 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 27, 2010 at 11:48 pm
PLEASE comment and rate when you read this! I'd love to hear your opinions!
 
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