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Control

If I could control my memories…
I would keep the smiles,
The happiness,
And the warm embraces.

But the tears,
The pain,
And the hurtful goodbyes
Would have never happened.

If I could control your actions…
You would be here,
By my side,
Until the end of time.

If I could control our emotions…
There would only be joy,
Delight,
And the warm, fuzzy feeling inside.

Pain and heartbreak
Would be non-existing.

But our love
Would be never ending.



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Alexandrathepoet This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 24, 2011 at 9:51 pm
This poem is absolutely fabulous. Its so relatable, and so emotional. Keep up the great work and I look forward to reading more!
 
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