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Unheard Moments

People say hate is a strong word Well so is ( fill in blank) ( fill in blank), a word I don't understand It feels so heavy on my tongue When I look at my parents, the word won't budge from my mouth Maybe we weren't built on ( fill in blank ) It's not like we tell each other.. I ( fill in blank) you However yesterday, I overheard my teammate on the phone She spoke those three words so eloquently I felt joyful and sad Knowing that I heard it It almost sounded like the message was for me

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Date: 11/10/2018 11:52:00 PM
The most important thing is to love yourself Carolyn, I'm sure there are people who love you but find it difficult to say the words, tell them how you feel and they will respond...lovely poem.
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Date: 11/10/2018 8:42:00 AM
Carolyn, this poem is deeply important, it may help a lot of people who feel the same exact way. Thank you for sharing this.
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