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Life Lines

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Life Lines

Warm tears roll
from my eyes
and pool in my
open hands.
I watch as they
glisten,
the water dipping
into the lines
etched into my 
palms.
The lines are 
illuminated,
and I smile 
because 
I can see them for
the very first time.

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  1. Date: 4/22/2012 9:35:00 PM
    Wow Katie. I've been reading your latest poems. You are a charming and inventive writer In this one I love the simplicity of words you use to bring us to such joyful conclusion. I'll be back to read more. Kathy