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Too Far From the Fire

August 4, 2010
By thecrystalbudz PLATINUM, Cincinnati, Ohio
thecrystalbudz PLATINUM, Cincinnati, Ohio
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I don't know what to write
because I don't know what to say.
I didn't want to get too close
because now my feelings can't allay.

I've got an everlasting image of you
that my mind sees everyday.
It's a shame how you had to leave
because I wasn't good enough for you to stay.

I'm sick of getting up in the morning
and seeing that you are not just a dream.
Reality was incapable of telling me
the clues to your obvious scheme.

I believed that I was different
or at least you told me so.
And when I looked into your blue eyes,
I swore that I wouldn't want to let you go.

There's something about you
that made me fall once more.
I guess it's that you're my best friend
and you have a heart that I adore.

I doubt that you ever think of me
because I'm not what you desire.
I thought we had a spark,
but you were too far from the fire.

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on Aug. 29 2010 at 11:56 pm
SaltwaterRoom PLATINUM, Scottsdale, Arizona
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Favorite Quote:
"Everything you do will be insignificant, but it's very important that you do it."

The last stanza was brilliant!

on Aug. 29 2010 at 2:35 pm
jesus.musik.freak BRONZE, Port St Lucie, Florida
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Favorite Quote:
If your going through hell, keep on going, don't slow down. If your scared don't show it. You might get out before the devil even knows your there. - Rodney Atkins, If your going through hell

This was really good. I enjoyed it alot.