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LOVE. IS THAT WHAT I CRAVE?
IF IT DOES THEN WHY CANT I FIND IT?
HATE. DOES THAT MEAN ANGER?
IF IT DOES. THEN WHY DO I FEEL HOLLOW?
PAIN. DOES THAT MEAN SUFFERING?
IF IT DOES, THEN WHY DOES IT FEEL COMFORTING?
MEMORIES. ARE THEY NOT IMAGES OF THE PAST?
IF THEY ARE, WHY IS THERE ONLY SHADOWS?
SMILES. DOES THAT MEAN HAPPINESS?
IF IT DOES, THEN Y DOES IT HURT?
LIFE. WHAT DOES IT MEAN?
SHOULD IT MEAN ANY OF THESE THINGS?
IF IT DOESNT, THEN Y ARE THEY THERE?