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The seconhand emotion

You said you loved me
But behind your eyes
I saw another 

Your lips told me
I was secondhand shopping
And I was but - second best

I could never own your words
For their value fell short
Of my heart

© Brenda V Northeast   14th January 2012

For Dana'lynn Smith   The Secondhand emotion contest
deadline Wed. 29th / 2/ 2012

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012

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Date: 1/15/2012 12:56:00 AM
Thank you so much Suzanne for your encouragement, bless you, Brenda : )
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Date: 1/14/2012 7:17:00 PM
Excellently penned dear poet Brenda. A lot of emotions pour down the page as I read this...gripping and heartfelt! Thank you for sharing and thank you for your comments on mine!
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