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Country of One

May 15, 2010
By The_End GOLD, Ashton, Idaho
The_End GOLD, Ashton, Idaho
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Favorite Quote:
"Any man can stand adversity. If you truly want to test a man's character, give him power." Abraham Lincoln

She said nothing on that crystalline moring.

Echoes of sadness and rage radiated outward in myriad directions.

Her red-rimmed eyes avoided mine. Our affections had been diverging notions.

I whispered something, but she walked away. My words were trivial.

My heart, a numbed country of one, bombed and decorated in gnarled rubble, begged her to turn around.

If she did, my next words would be like planes dropped from the skies.

The author's comments:
It's a break-up poem. Nothing else to say I guess, lol.

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