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Forgotten heart

The fire within me Extinguished with rain that fell Salty tears as ocean spray But heavy droplets I have been left only smoldering A long ago pyre Left in ash scattered now Bits and jagged pieces of crumbling Driftwood Consumed and left among The sandy beach Which was once a resilient soul Of a young girl The forgotten heart Obliterated by wind and storm I tried once more...

Copyright © | Year Posted 2015




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