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Depression 2K11

D epression arrests young and old alike;  
E ntirely consuming with an ill strike.  
P eace seemingly but a distant bygone.  
R eality; Entrenched in battles far from won.  
E motions blue and grey. World war three!  
S elf-imprisonment; Lusting to be free.  
S elf-esteem plumets; What sadness numbing!  
I t's oft a punch one doesn't see coming.  
O n rock bottom, one may choose to rise forth;  
N o sadness outlasts souls will to live forth.  

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  1. Date: 8/7/2011 10:18:00 PM
    You took a word and mad a great verse out of it. Amazing - loved it!

  1. Date: 7/18/2011 1:33:00 PM
    This describes it perfectly...nice poem...Marty

  1. Date: 7/18/2011 11:35:00 AM
    I am stopping by to thank you so much for your comments. They are truly appreciated. Wishing you a wonderful week full of inspiration Anthony. Love, Carol