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To the Player

To roll tight the coils of friendship!
              I haven’t the fight,
am daunted by your sudden flights
& exposed: vulnerable, recoiling
            from your knowing.

     Yesterday was not the first.
There was Once upon a Time, and Long
                       Ago,
                 and Last Week.
         I have forgotten the Nows
           which saw you retreating.
          Too much, you told a friend.

             But what do you know,
                who have no soul?
                A shattered mirror,
               A thousand bits of me,
       Are but my sorrows multiplied.
              Now, in their reflection,
                 I write what I see
     
  

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  1. Date: 7/28/2012 6:21:00 AM
    nice write Sherese.. you can go to "Member Area" and select comments outbox to correct errors.....hugs...Joseph

  1. Date: 7/6/2012 7:33:00 AM
    nice write Sherese