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Just One

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Regard this solitary woman:
The slanting of her eyes
When she would look your way;
The treasure of her words
When she would share her heart.

The measure of her love
As she would measure yours.

Regard this solitary woman
Wrapped in silk and perfume;

Her chains are made of gold.
Her dreams are made of chains.... 

                              And somewhere in a young man's name
                              The reason for her solitude remains...


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  1. Date: 10/8/2012 11:43:00 PM
    Lovely verse! Absolutely! Cynthia

  1. Date: 10/7/2012 6:54:00 AM
    Right now i am feeling like this solitary woman the only problem.. no man in my life love the tribute to this woman and thank for read with my morning tea. blessed.