Memories That Fade Like Old Photographs

December 21, 2011
By 12suttlej BRONZE, Bridgeton, New Jersey
12suttlej BRONZE, Bridgeton, New Jersey
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Your distant eyes and unalert face tells me I’m a memory
A small piece of your childhood you care to leave behind
But I remember you
We spent the whole night trick or treating
Twice, if I recall correctly
You mimicked my appearance right down to the Toto in my basket
But I suppose you forget to mimic my memory
We are clearly different in that aspect
After that day, you never left me
I carried you in my heart
You don’t seem to do the same
Locking me up deep inside your memory
Forgetting I was even there at all


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