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Old 08-11-2013, 06:24 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by CoolBec View Post

The Lifeboat

Sequestered by the waters of life, trapped on an island of despair
my horizon barren of hope
going nowhere...

Stripped of the clothing of contentment, naked on a cay of anguish
my days barren of expectation
it comes to me!

Shrouded in moralistic servitude...had it been there all along?
my heart barren of perception?
Love is my lifeboat!

(Becky P. 2013)
I love this one, Bec. I like the rhythm of the syllables as well!
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