hearts afire
center of life

torn from my chest

placed upon a silver tray

 

doused in kerosene

ignited with a discarded cigarette

 

smoking and smoldering

until nothing remains but ashes.

 

 

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debby   debby wrote
on 4/12/2008 6:20:45 PM
So much pain in your poetry. I wish you peace.

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