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The Eyes

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The Eyes

The Eyes

The eyes so shattered and so blue,
You sit there and you knew
The pain of losing someone close to you,
And you beg for their return,
But a wish so great, can never be granted.

The eyes shattered and blue,
Watch you,
Take the bottle and drowned yourself,
They watch you destroy yourself,
And they know what they do,
Yet they show no remorse, no pain in heart.

You fall asleep
On a dirty mattress,
Held up by broken dreams
And nightmares,
No pillow, no blanket
Just air you float on.
And your blind eyes close in the night,
The dreams come back to haunt you
And the eyes, they watch you,
So shattered and so blue.

Till three o’clock hits again
Wake in cold sweat,
Spiders on webs weaving a nest
In your head,
A cry out for the Madhouse,
Where the eyes so shattered and so blue
Stare at you, through a window with no reflection.

-10/3/2013

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  1. Date: 10/3/2013 8:08:00 PM
    Very deep words penned Chris, I always am so touched by your fervent comments, thank you xxx

  1. Date: 10/3/2013 7:15:00 PM
    Chris, this is a very powerful and intense write. The eyes can see things that leave us scarred and shattered. Lots of bad things our eyes wish they didn't. Deep and emotional one my friend. Hugs.