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One Man

I retrace my steps.
Yet for sure, I know I've lost the path.
Alone I stumble in the dark.
I awake lonely,
with no you to hold me.

My body,
drenched with desire.
My commonsense,
calling my heart a liar.
This flood destroying the woman I am.
All for the love of one man.

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  1. Date: 10/28/2011 10:51:00 AM
    Thank yoou for writing this poem it is strong! - Ehlana K. Lingerfelt

  1. Date: 10/28/2011 6:37:00 AM
    Thank you so much for sharing your poetry with us Shantal. I hope that you find continued inspiration that you may write and share your poetry for many years to come. Wishing you an amazing weekend. Love, Carol

    v.d Westhuizen Avatar Shantal v.d Westhuizen
    Date: 10/28/2011 6:43:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Many thanks Carol. Have a great weekend.