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No second glance

There I stood, barely nine as he was taken in the light of day. A prisoner of fate was I, given no sign, to witness his limp body bruised lay, yet as adult walked away from his shrine. There I stood, steeling my stance for the sake of my silence as children mocked, giving no chance. From solitude I drew my resilience and gave no second glance.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2014

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Date: 7/7/2014 9:24:00 AM
No second glance ... silenced me deeply! I can only imagine the story behind but I CAN imagine mine... No second glance such an ultimate statement and life-changing moment!! Many many congrats on the write of YOUR second glance. I FAVed the poem - rated 7 and I gave it even a third glance. YOU deserve that little gesture of mine. Dutch greetings Elly
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Date: 7/4/2014 10:02:00 AM
Robyn, Congratulations, life's all about the hard choices we face on a daily base. Have a happy 4th of July... LUV LINDA
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Date: 7/4/2014 8:39:00 AM
Congrats on the win and thanks for your entry,
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Date: 6/18/2014 1:36:00 PM
- A heartbreaking write - Well done, Robyn ! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)
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