Crying for a Stranger

December 1, 2011
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My eyes red and puffy; stinging
Cheeks stained with dead waterfalls
An agonizing hole in my heart

Camaflouged into the darkness
Distanced from sound and sight
I solemnly stare at my cell phone

A blank screen gawks back at me
Anxious fingers kip swiftly over the keepad,
Its light illuminating the cruel night


Perplexed by my random decision
I miss you tedious greeting
Forcing you to say once more

A thousand words caught in my throat
Cowardly tears overwhelm me once more

I angrily punch at the end button
And sob into my aging hands

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DrowningInTheBrooke said...
Dec. 12, 2011 at 6:19 pm
awwwwwwwww! this is really good!! made me sad...but i definetly know what you are talking about (although i wish i didnt) you'vegot talent
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