Death Escapes Me

May 25, 2012
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The doors are closed.
Locked with no key.
The secret is hidden,
No one will see.

My heart is silent,
Beat by the whip.
I cannot speak.
Bloody, my lip.

All light escapes me,
It shines no more.
Clouds form above,
Rain starts to pour.

Time is my foe,
Old and grey.
It yells in my ear,
"You'll pay, you'll pay."

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ApolloSilver said...
Jun. 9, 2012 at 11:53 am
i really liked  this poem, it flowed really well and had a lot of feeling
Poetic_Person This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Jun. 10, 2012 at 6:00 pm
thank you.
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