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Official Statement

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Official Statement

Reduced to a piece of luggage 
with memories of hanging gardens
zippers split open with grinning, yellow teeth
I surrender my neatly folded heart 
to be confiscated, devoured, and cemented...
by a patrol who cannot border my tears...

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  1. Date: 8/15/2012 7:00:00 AM
    Beautiful, Iolanda! Brilliant and unique metaphor...Have a great day! - Tim

  1. Date: 8/15/2012 3:03:00 AM
    iolanda I love the metaphors in this ..David