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Ignoring Love

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Ignoring Love

She loves to
ignore me.
Does she love me?
Yes I believe so, our love
is imperfect -like most, predicated on
imbalance, a victim of
poor timing, but living the old
lie of immortality… it really
an untruth?  Is it mortal?
Will it one day die?  I pray not.
At the end of all of it and everything
-it’s all I can give,
deathless love is rare, I have nothing
greater to offer, a love that will
outlive my life, outlive all things…..
I need to refocus, this doesn’t matter,
you see –she still ignores me.
I think she takes pleasure in it,
she does it so well.
Does she love me?
…..I think so, maybe

Written in Texas -AUG 2012

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  1. Date: 7/16/2013 5:38:00 PM
    There is a vulnerability exposed in your lines that touches the heart of me, thank you for sharing this, have a great evening xxx

  1. Date: 7/16/2013 3:24:00 PM
    I can't blieve this hasn't received any comments yet. I love everything about this poem. It's one of the best ones I've read on here so far. Great wonderful poem!

    MC Mills-Cooper Avatar Marquis MC Mills-Cooper
    Date: 7/16/2013 3:46:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you so much, your very good as well. Please continue to read and share your comments and I will do the same! Thanks!!!