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Tears and Words

November 22, 2012
By Shortblueeyes224 DIAMOND, Auburntown, Tennessee
Shortblueeyes224 DIAMOND, Auburntown, Tennessee
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Favorite Quote:
"Are We Happy Plastic People"- Casting Crowns "While we're sung to sleep by philosophies that save the trees and kill the children" - Casting Crowns "It's such a secret place, the land of tears"Antoine de Saint-Exupery


In every tear,
There are thousands of words.
Like a snowflake,
Each on is unique.
But unlike a snowflake.
The tears have faces.
Sometimes they smile.
Sometimes they frown.
With one tear,
I could write endless mounts,
But it doesn't matter.
Since when do my words count?



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on Dec. 6 2012 at 6:18 pm
EPluribusUnum DIAMOND, Woodbine, Maryland
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Favorite Quote:
"I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead;
I lift my lids and all is born again.
(I think I made you up inside my head)."
-Sylvia Plath

You seem to be very good at writing endings to your poetry. I loved this, and I loved the feeling in the pit of my stomach at the hopeless last few lines of such a beautiful, dreamy poem.