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  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    Would you like to play a game with me? BUt I do have to warn you, I don't play nice I'll make you lose your skin and cut off your smile Dip my fingers in red and trace patterns across your skin like war paint because we are at war at war with one another at war with the world ...
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    You didn't know the gun I pointed at you was loaded and for that I'm sorry I knew, though I like to pretend I didn't We had decided to play a game, but you didn't know the rules Bones break and scars are meade all too easily Now every time the rain falls, I can&#...
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    Forgive me if I love as you'd like to be able to if I have trouble swallowing my pride if I can't really get the smile right the one you say you love Forgive me when I laugh a little too cruelly at the mistakes you make when I leave you trailing far behind when I can't s...
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    You would never fall for him you would never step off the edge of a building never try to survive just to come home to him never try to find traction in the smoke you would never bleed your soul dry just to see him smile never sing to him or dance for him never hide your tears from hi...
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    You look sad when you think no one is watching but so do the best of us you think if no one sees then no one knows but that's not quite true not really You look sad when you think no one is watching but I am, I can see the sorrow you try to hide etched deep into your features so obvio...
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    Some of us are prepared to burn ready to go up in flame for those we love Heroes with no regard for Death's rules plunging in and burning out, brightness flaring for an instant before being overtaken by the shadows Some of us are afraid to burn stepping back from the fire back from...
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    They looked to tomorrow, but tomorrow never came Those who fought, left blood on the pavement to drip through the cracks The city still lays in shadow no red dawn glow for tomorrow never came The flag they raised flies in tatters on the wind the people look to it as they looked to tomorro...
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    heaven is not meant for people like us our sinister cheerfulness makes others uncomfortable in a way they don't quite understand we're the shrieking devils at the door and are as old as the hills our hate will last a thousand years though we used to believe in love layers upon ...
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    A crying soldier sits next to me attempting to wash away the blood with tears water and sorrow mixing with gore and anger his gun hangs loose in his hand finger on the trigger I watch as he presses it against his temple loaded, bullet in the chamber A crying soldier sitting nex...
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    The sorrow that you bring me breaks my soul in two rain drips black through the holes in my umbrella within which, I can see the stars laughing at me as the day fades and all that are left are shadows of our sleeping world but I am the only one who sees it in it's entirety dre...
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    I was going to save you but I'm too scared to go to war too scared to step up to step out of line I was going to I swear I promise I pledge allegiance... but I was too afraid, my fear took me over controlling me instead of the other way around I was going to save you almost ...
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    Gleeful, eager soldiers eyes shining bright Patriotism and conformity lining up to fight Gleeful, eager soldiers soon to be dead and gone Mindlessness and bravery you're not the only one Gleeful, eager soldiers coming over the hill Like sheep, following blindly Each prepared to...
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    Empty thrones await us I'll wear my crown of darkness and insanity while yours is crafted of the sun and stars Side by side we'll rule the day and night as the Apocalypse dawns on empty eyes and empty hearts IF mine are fiery then yours are carved from stone Lost days an...
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    You're hanging on by your fingertips grip loosening by fractions growing oh so weary of the effort you can't take the risk of a firmer grasp shifting might cause you to fall so you hold on by your finger tips no one around to hear your screams to pull you back up no one ...
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    It's hard to say goodbye it's hard to say farewell When you don't know who they are When you don't know who they were Their faces unfamiliar Their names meaningless They don't stick You can't remember them because you never met but you can still cry for...
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    I never knew because you never said but then again, I never asked I wish I had now but it's too late I can't do anything about it I can't save you not now not from this if only you had said but I never asked I should have why didn't I? Did I not notice or did I n...
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    You can't stay here you gotta run away find a place so dark you forget who you are this place isn't pretty but that won't matter and it'll be quiet none can hear your screams as proof of your madness I said you can't stay here they won't let you your demon...
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    Maybe in a dream but then again maybe never Maybe I'd for get or Maybe I could remember Maybe I would have forgiven you, if you had said you're sorry but you didn't so now I'll never know Maybe I cried Maybe you died but we don't talk so now we'll never know...
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    He resolved to harden his heart It was easier that way It didn't hurt so much that way at least, that's what he told himself But it didn't really help just turned him bitter and bitterness still feels still hurts still stings He still cried and still scarred it wasn...
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    Writing a poem isn't going to change the world no matter how happy that would make me if it were true one cannot alter the course of human history with a handful of words no, writing a poem or a song or a book isn't going to change anything even though I wish it could words a...
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    Twenty minutes until the end of the world and it's coming all too soon I couldn't find you to say I love you or give you a kiss goodbye And if I was asked if I was scared I'd lie and say that it's not on my mind I'd hide my shaking fingers so that you wouldn&...
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    Goodbye, I love you that's what you said to me as the colour of your face was drained away and replaced by white Goodbye, I love you as you slipped beneath the waves, leaving me to make for the shore alone Goodbye, I love you as your hand dropped from mine as your eyes dropped...
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    They tell me I'm crazy here but I don't believe them I think they're the crazy ones I mean, how messed up do you have to be personally to see the insanity in others? Maybe we're all a little strange here... i don't know They tell me I need 'professional help&#...
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    Trees don't grow to the sky fairy tales don't come true and miracles don't happen no matter how much you wish no matter how much you plead Trees don't grow to the sky Wishing never got anyone anywhere I can promise you that No one on the top ever sat around waiting for...
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    I want to feel your lips on mine I want to feel your hands tangles in my hair I will you so much I can hardly stand to stay here As you brushed a tear from my cheek you said Don't cry, my love i'll see you again Yes, I'm sure you will But I'll miss you too much t...

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