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can I

Can I write
Until my pen dries
Until my pupils dilate
And my brain itches
Until my fingers rust 
And my glasses dust
Until my heart twitches

Can I scream 
Until my throat sores
Until my lungs shrivel
And my voice disappears
Until my veins bulge
And my overwhelm is capitulated
Until my eyes tear

Can I love
Until wars end
Until the universe bends
And death revives
Until a child matures
And hatred cures
Until forever dies

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  1. Date: 7/15/2010 7:22:00 AM
    Was truly a pleasure to be able to read your poetry today Tarek. I hope you have a wonderful inspiration filled day. Love, Carol