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The Burn

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The Burn

From deep inside me
the burning comes

beginning with a single lonely flicker
when I’m starved for your love

growing into a white hot flame
when I’m holding you close

mixing your breath and mine
with your body besides mine.

Only you control this burning love
I have for you…

which I will save until you are ready
to be set on fire.

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