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Double vision

No one really knows
What a blessing sight is.
Sight never really shows
On the outside.
You would not look at me
And think to yourself
What do you see?
When you are on the outside
Looking inside.
But when you look with my eyes
The world is standing
Side by side.
Which image is real?
How can I tell?
When I cannot see 
Through the lies.
Prisims are such a little thing
To you, but seem to me
A giant blessing.
Now I see

Copyright © Heather Secrest

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  1. Date: 6/24/2013 10:28:00 AM
    The journey of understanding yourself and the surrounding is difficult but is rewarding.. I believe you have taken a leap into it..Great poem...Bidhu.

  1. Date: 6/24/2013 6:42:00 AM
    This lovely, Heather....the eyes are the windows to the soul! :) Hope all you see fills you with delight. Thanks for visiting my work. I do so appreciate it. Hugs!

  1. Date: 6/23/2013 8:04:00 AM
    That is what it's all about at the end of the day. Not just what you see, but understanding it. Accepting it. Wonderful!

  1. Date: 6/23/2013 1:11:00 AM
    Absolute beauty! Vision makes us to analyze things and this comparision between what we look and reality is perplexing.Well this analysis makes the things around so beutiful.... .. . . Like am linking up so many things with these words of yours

  1. Date: 6/22/2013 6:28:00 PM
    Heather, interesting analogy of how we see things from the inside out or the outside in. Very creative and thoughful :)