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Heart Blades

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Heart Blades

We shelled out
the pieces of our hearts;
scattered on the floor,
sharp bits of doubt
and war-
Slice your wrists with them all,
the fragments of my love and tears..
the sorrows you couldn't persevere
sprung red leaves from the wrists,
the bloodiest autumn-
Night brings polar pains
that run down my spine 
and through my veins
as I hear his footsteps run up the walls
every stone cold midnight
thoughts of bane madness until dawn.

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  1. Date: 3/20/2009 1:19:00 AM
    This poem is only something I once felt, and am proud to say that I have overcome most hardships that have flown my way.

  1. Date: 3/19/2009 11:40:00 PM
    Again love the style and some of the lines are very strong, ,,,Johnathon