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The Key to My Heart

April 16, 2011
By Photographywonder PLATINUM, Unfortunetly, Texas
Photographywonder PLATINUM, Unfortunetly, Texas
23 articles 10 photos 32 comments

Favorite Quote:
"You can't wait for inspiration to come to you, you have to go at it with a club"
"Can anything be sadder than work unfinished? Yes; work never begun"
"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes.Art is knowing which ones to keep"-Scott Adams


I keep this so close to me
On a chain around my neck
To give or to keep
I trust you
This is the key that unlocks my love
That unlocks the cage around my heart
My hands shake
As I unhook the chain
The chain I've worn for so long
I lay the key in your hands
Scared, I look in your eyes
Fear is what I see
I tell you:
"I give you the key to my heart, to my love, and to me"
I realize that I'm no longer shaking
I'm confident
In you
In your love
In your loyalty
In how much I love you
I leave you the key
That I wore for so long
You give me the confidence
To love
To love you
To love you forever
Forever, you will hold the key to my heart
My love
And to me

The author's comments:
My inspriation was a gift that was given to me by my sister. It was a key with the heart on top. I thought alot about the poem and am really proud of it.

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Libbie_Lou said...
on Feb. 5 2013 at 7:06 pm
Libbie_Lou, Brownwood, Texas
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Favorite Quote:
"Sit back and enjoy the roller coater that is life." ~ Zayn Malik

  Lustful_Libbie_for_Malik <<< For Quotev. 10/10!! <3xx

Shana_Meow01 said...
on Feb. 5 2013 at 7:05 pm
I really thought your poem showed a lot of emotion but could also use work to flow better. c:  -Shana

CARMEL said...
on Feb. 5 2013 at 5:18 pm
That's really good :)

on Feb. 5 2013 at 5:15 pm
its good :) -withacherryontop

on Feb. 5 2013 at 5:13 pm
My quotev is ~lalalatumblr ! c: & the poem is really good, I really like it. Did you make this ?