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Repentance

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Repentance

The guilt, it etches
deep into the soul
why is it that I
want what I
can't have


The shame, it harrows
your psychological well being
what is it
that makes it so


I am on my knees in
the garden of my Eden
wondering where
I've gone wrong


Really I am
on my knees in repentance
wallowing in a burnt down love
of human reasoning
and that's where it ends


In this trip of guilt
society is not one
will not reach
its full potential
will perish.

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  1. Date: 12/18/2013 5:48:00 AM

    NICE POEM.... DEE

  1. Date: 11/1/2013 4:13:00 AM

    A revelation!