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Renewal MAG

November 4, 2014
By asofnow GOLD, Troy, Michigan
asofnow GOLD, Troy, Michigan
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Favorite Quote:
Nothing gold can stay ~ Robert Frost


You fled at dawn with
the fear of drowning nipping at your heels.
Searching through the tumbleweeds
and sand, like a martyr, you led.

Slipping away from commanding voices,
orientation, lists, and stringent rules.
Now the stars align perfectly above
your head.
The ocean froths and rumbles.

I followed not your footsteps,
but the lingering ash and cries of thirst.
Reaching you, trying to remind you that

water means renewal.



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