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Heartbreak MAG

June 18, 2008
By Alyssa S., Hamilton, TX, Hamilton, TX

Between the peppermint coffee
And the tango dance lessons
(Midnight, on the beach)
She’ll make you fall
Into a candy-filled “love”
That barely conceals
The shadowed thorns and needles
Underneath.

But she never wanted
To fall in love,
Definitely not with you.

So she’ll leave;
Pack up her flashy things
That you bought her
In hot pink luggage bags.
There will be no trace of her,
No proof she existed,
Except the thorns and needles
You now sleep in.



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Sail_ BRONZE said...
on Jan. 10 2012 at 12:49 pm
Sail_ BRONZE, Eugene, Oregon
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i agree with meagain! it was compelling and true in most cases, sadly! greeat job!

meggers SILVER said...
on Apr. 1 2010 at 10:28 am
meggers SILVER, San Angelo, Texas
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Favorite Quote:
if u cant say something nice then dont say anything at all

dude this so awesome i like how it flows together so well

on Jun. 24 2009 at 5:28 pm
AfricanPrincess95 SILVER, Brooklyn, New York
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Favorite Quote:
you have to fall in order to rise top the top and you have to suffer before you become who u want to and ought to be.

it rocks

on Feb. 24 2009 at 11:34 pm
This is like my story it touched me deeply.


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