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the way back

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the way back

i glaze into the mirror
here's what I see an
image that reminds me
of a broken sad version
of myself it pain's me 
to know the outside 
matches the way i feel
deep inside I thought
I was a better magician 
but my slight of face
needs work because it's 
not hard to read every tell
if you only knew the damage
you left behind it's been
a long journey trying to 
pick up every little piece of my 
heart that you chipped away 
at for the past 5 years

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  1. Date: 3/25/2012 8:40:00 PM
    Excellent write Richard!