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We peeled apart the foam-finger flesh,
Picked apart the fragile treasure inside,
Sucked the sunshine out of the pale
yellow rinds,
And watched as rubies dripped down each other's lips,
The hang nails on my fingers stung,
A bitterness remained on my lips long
after the fruit had gone

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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AegidiusTaeyang This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Feb. 4 at 1:03 pm:
I agree, this is absolutely fantastic. Good work!
 
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ImitationVanilla said...
Feb. 3 at 7:41 pm:
Literally one of the first poems on this site that I enjoyed.
 
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