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Mask number 2

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Mask number 2

It covers your soul as darkness draping over the sunlight,
Your Spirit seeks the world with penetrating eyes,
An undisputable wave, a persuaded glance,
A vanity inside abiding, and nonetheless
Fragmented consumed exhibits –
Pieces as shattered glass,
Dusted with suffering in twinkling’s time,
Whirling with frenzy, becoming a cavort
With mere thoughts of an empty heart-
Seeking out an eternity of dual hearts
Winged hand-in-hand evoking beauty,
A joyful dawn, a gem of love,
And mystery given by hours of a gentle work;
Your guarded soul knowing each mask which
Stands wishing and seeking the selfsame,
Poses evolving and amassing little understanding,
Statutes unfair do never-rest,
Simply leads to bareness far and wide;
Prisoner kept inside your encased wearied mask,
Do not accede to life’s ragged hand slaying your treasure,
Disrobe the mask you wear and sanctioned,
Mark your love and tranquility for a time to come,
Allow your soul to breathe unleashed –

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  1. Date: 8/12/2012 3:34:00 PM
    I love watching a word parade. Great descriptions

    stevens Avatar kathleen stevens
    Date: 8/20/2012 11:18:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thank you Willie!! :)
  1. Date: 7/15/2012 9:22:00 AM
    Love the movement of the searching soul, here, Kathleen! Jimbo

    stevens Avatar kathleen stevens
    Date: 7/15/2012 1:56:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thank you Jimbo!!