Arrows or Oversized Organs MAG

January 21, 2013
By Vannibal SILVER, Oviedo, Florida
Vannibal SILVER, Oviedo, Florida
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Favorite Quote:
"Pop! I'm a dime a dozen, and so are you!"
"I am not a dime a dozen! I am Willy Loman, and you are Biff Loman!"


If I could show you
The sweet little cherub
Who loosed an arrow
Into my heart
And gave it to you,
I don't think I would
Because he wasn't
Responsible.
If I could show you
The oversized heart
That grew and softened
In the wake of your
Disposition,
I wouldn't, couldn't
It doesn't exist.
But if I could show you
The dark river
That flows through my mind,
Now dotted with
Wildflowers on its banks
For you,
I would.
You have not changed me,
Softened me.
I may never float
On clouds when you are near.
I am far more pragmatic.
Maybe that is not enough.
But the specks
Of beauty
Blossoming in my head
Are far more precious
Than arrows or
Oversized organs.


The author's comments:
For love that is comfortable and easy.

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