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close to home

the accusation he made
the crime she's committed
little more than a tool
in time shes a fool
anger and hate i cold spew
twenty or more bleeps
but... 

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  1. Date: 1/20/2010 1:30:00 PM
    Hard as it can be, John, and if I read this right, I would say, sometimes, you just let it go. Sometimes it is the best thing to do for yourself and the villain. Thank you for reading my work. Peace, Audrey

  1. Date: 1/14/2010 1:30:00 PM
    Very thought-provoking, John. Can't help but wonder what her crime was. Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 1/14/2010 11:10:00 AM
    Interesting thoughts put to pen. Sounds like a bad situation. Keep the pen flowing. Sara