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Crying for tears

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Crying for tears

If these thoughts are real
then they must be
uncharacteristic
of normal...

A balance of abnormal
that is both astringent
and self absorbing.

In abstinence they 
become relentless
in their pursuit 
(until)
the remaining raw edges
of hope surrenders
to un-forgiveness.

Crying for tears,
an emollient for despair.


ps: not so sure just where this came from of if it even makes sense.just wrote it 
down in a flash.

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  1. Date: 5/5/2011 9:51:00 AM
    What a beautiful afternoon I am enjoying reading poetry here at PoetrySoup. I am happy to see yours among those which I am able to read this afternoon Gary. May the sun shine down upon you and bring joy into your life today and always. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 5/5/2011 8:23:00 AM
    great fragmentation of a poem ready to give birth, gary... the confusion of clering one's thoughts come through... nice! :) huggs, nette