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A Chance Taken

I took a chance,
 and hope was duly murdered.
 Lovely dreams were scattered,
 a hopeless creature prowling.
 Anger replaced by sorrow,
 and then remains an emptiness.
 Yet even after such heartbreak
 there is a revived hope.
 Like a phoenix from the ashes
 shall rise with new life
 a reborn hope.
 I will try again,
 despite the hurt inside.

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  1. Date: 11/4/2012 6:26:00 AM
    Lovely write Karlin! I love the optimism that bubbles forth. Hope is what keeps humankind alive. Well written poem!

  1. Date: 10/26/2012 9:47:00 PM
    Keep trying! Nice write.. :o)