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is alive.


skin smells of store bought soap,
citrus and lye shipped from london
tangled in her


hair. she breathes softly,
her lips remain a limp line,
yet you can see the life in her


eyes. she doesn't interrupt,
words fall out gently
like carbon pushed out of your


lungs. remember,
there are stories inside this woman,
treasured moments forever engraved in her


mind. waves from the seas
she wants to travel wash over the globe,
coursing through her


veins. she makes aspirations accomplishments,
dreams about the stars,
yet forms a constellation of


bones. a jigsaw of
beauty and power and strength
that fit together to form the



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today at 2:03 pm
Nicely done :)
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