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The Other Me

Slowly, Creeping, Sliding, Gliding, Gripping, Choking. Ever so quietly Engulfing my being Don't know her Never seen before And yet... She is me I am her I am NOT! Glass shatters Mirror is broken Millions of pieces Hands are bleeding She is gone! She haunts me I killed her I broke the mirror Her cold dark eyes mock me My ignorance amuses her Millions of pieces millions of eyes Pieces are swept Beads of sweat into my eyes Stinging!Ow! I am all alone now And yet- She is there With me Sitting, waiting, laughing, mocking. 'I'm coming...' she says Cold,dark, metallic voice 'To become you' Soulless eyes Mirthless laugh I fight I scream NO! 'Yes' she says A blood curdling whisper 'I am you' 'You are me' She laughs

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Date: 2/16/2016 2:43:00 PM
AWESOME POEM. LePECHE, Enjoyed the way you expressed every line. Please keep writing and sharing your poetry. LOVE LINDA
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Date: 12/1/2015 1:31:00 PM
LePeche, Enjoyed reading your poem today. ~SKAT~
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