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Chapped Lips

September 26, 2014
By schuy PLATINUM, Chatham, Virginia
schuy PLATINUM, Chatham, Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
"Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion." ~Rumi


they wonder why i would
tug with my teeth until
little flecks of flesh flake and
leave a metal taste on my tongue

well, peeling away the past
can be painful. and the
fresh layer may throb but
i will not rest until i have a pair of lips
that yours have never touched



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