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The Ransom

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The Ransom

           Each time we're together
          we're a million miles apart.
You see me though I'm never really there.
             Lost in your thoughts
                              I 
                         slowly
                      disappear
          Fading like yesterday's sun
My words are but shadows, lost to the night
     Your thoughts become your prison
          Held captive by the silence
             I try to pay the ransom
                               A
                           Penny
                             For
                            Your
                        Thoughts

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  1. Date: 8/13/2012 8:23:00 PM

    Awesome, Larry. Enjoyed. Nice going, my friend. Best to you and yours. Ralph