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The Point of Desperation

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The Point of Desperation

The point of desperation
Is a point of no return
A point where your heart's melting
like the candles that you burn

A point where you are fighting
Just to know that you're okay
A point where you'll do anything 
No matter what you say

A point where you will turn on
the closest one's you know 
The point where you are holding on
and never letting go

A point of painful longing
for the thing that you most seek
You sometimes point your finger
at the innocent or weak

The point of desperation 
is a point of no return
A point where your heart's melting 
Like the candles that you burn

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  1. Date: 1/25/2011 5:48:00 PM
    This reads a little bit like a kyrielle. VEry nice. Congratulations on your win! Luv, Andrea

  1. Date: 1/25/2011 4:07:00 AM
    Congrats Bridget on big win with this 'pointed' creative one. Was away travelling hence delay in wishing. Luv / Best wishes Hitendra Mehta

  1. Date: 1/21/2011 3:56:00 PM
    Congrats on the BIG # 3~very nice!!!~god bless~Rick

  1. Date: 1/21/2011 1:01:00 PM
    congratulations Bridget on your win in the contest.

  1. Date: 1/21/2011 12:15:00 PM
    Hi Bridget - Congratulations on your BIG WIN in Paula's contest. Best wishes, KC

  1. Date: 1/21/2011 11:44:00 AM
    Congrats Bridget on your big win in Paula's contest with this excellent entry.. enjoy your top ten sweet success with luv..

  1. Date: 1/21/2011 10:25:00 AM
    Congratulations on the well deserved win in the contest, Bridget

  1. Date: 1/21/2011 10:13:00 AM
    Congrats, Bridget on your well deserved win. Nice going. xxxRalph

  1. Date: 1/21/2011 9:28:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win Bridget in the "What's The Point" contest by Paula Swanson. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 1/21/2011 9:16:00 AM
    Hi Bridget..Congratulations on you fantastic 2nd Place win in Paula's "Point' Contest! I really enjoyed it! Always, Annalise

  1. Date: 1/15/2011 3:37:00 PM
    desperation is very dominant, no overpowering that, enjoyed your write,..p.d.

  1. Date: 1/13/2011 3:53:00 AM
    A lovely flow to this poem, very enjoyable.