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My Bottle Of Grief

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I had to bottle up my grief, when my dad died. It was sudden when death came like a thief. It was I, just a girl with tears to hide; that went to the funeral home, while outside my bottle was the world. I still see those caskets where I had to roam, and pick one- while in my bottle I curled. I took time before I could shatter the glass, and accept what is but the grief will not pass. _____________________________ March 27, 2018 Poetry/Rhyme/My Bottle Of Grief Copyright Protected, ID 18-1008-212-01 All Rights Reserved. Written Under Pseudonym. Written for the contest Picture This sponsor, Joseph May Inspiration- Image #2 Fifth Place

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Date: 4/11/2018 10:10:00 PM
Awesome imagery and depth of emotion, BW. Most deserving placement for this gem.
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Date: 4/4/2018 5:59:00 AM
Very sad but wonderfully expressed. Kai
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Date: 4/3/2018 8:56:00 AM
Well expressed, but so sad. I can empathize, Broken Wings. A creative gift can seem a curse, when grief is addressed, since the rawness must be felt for the pain to be expressed. hug :) Congrats! ~ Artsie
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Date: 4/1/2018 10:53:00 PM
Congratulations on your win. I enjoyed your interpretation of this pic.
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Date: 4/1/2018 2:41:00 PM
A beautiful poem, BW. I can relate slightly to your sadness as I'm at that age where my entire family is gone save one sister who I call as much as possible. Congratulations and I'll say a prayer for your Dad.
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Date: 4/1/2018 9:23:00 AM
Congratulations for your win BW :)
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Date: 4/1/2018 8:55:00 AM
A touching take on the photo, I can see it perfectly, beautifully done Constance, congratulations on your win <3 xomo
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Date: 4/1/2018 8:25:00 AM
- Congratulations on your winning poem, B.W. :) - Enjoy the last days of Easter :) - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 4/1/2018 7:01:00 AM
A poignant poem BW...Congrats on your win
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