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You Bury Me

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You saved me
From myself,
From the beehive
Parading my thoughts
In their mad little circles
'Round my mad little head.

You ruined me
For anyone else
Who might wish to ruin me -
Forever I am branded
By an invisible hand upon my shoulder,
Guiding me and claiming me.

You'll bury me
Because I will not bury you;
Because both of us know
That I'll die first if given the chance.



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Star girl said...
Sept. 26, 2012 at 12:40 pm
Wow. This really touched me. I thought this poem was really deep and you dug deeper in your heart than anyone ever has. It was a great poem and I really liked it.
 
lilith said...
Sept. 26, 2012 at 12:39 pm
Firlie this is just beautiful everything you write is gorgeous.
 
charity said...
Sept. 26, 2012 at 9:44 am
This is an amazing poem.
 
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