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the one way street of love

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the one way street of love

Sitting here trembling in fear wishing I could drink a beer,
Entrapped in my own prison,
and I cant stop seeing you in my visions,
as these fore walls taunt my every decision,
I keep wishing ,
if I knew now what I knew then,
my screams would sound a lot different 
the bottle my was short term escape, 
after 7 or 8 thinking of you slowed 
after 11 or 12 your name would unload 
but by morning I am back imprisoned,
strung out on coffee,
I fear of closing my eyes,
finding excuses to stay awake,
for this I know is not fake.
When I see you my heart skips a beat 
I cant even stand on my feet 
a minuet fells like weeks ,
seeing you happy is my life goal 
this is what I am working for 
it may be to late for me 
but I want to set you free 
that will put my soul at ease  

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  1. Date: 10/9/2012 6:06:00 AM
    i had the same sad experience and like said to him.. i cant have in my life but i can keep you in my heart with happy memories to cherish and keep me going.. the truth will set us both free.. nice work sir!!..

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    Date: 10/15/2012 12:57:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you very much its terrible when you don't know what you had tell its gone and you think it will last for ever but it never dose.