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Lucy Lll


Beautiful Vulnerability


Wide eyed you take shelter
Under the boughs of this tall tree,
In the pale moonlight darkness,
You struggle to see

Pointed branches,
You catch a glimpse of the way,
The direction is yours,
In the shrill wind you sway

Each day a new leaf,
you grow, you grow,
'Til eventualy a tall elm,
The unquenched need to know

Your roots will always lead you back to me,
From the seed that has sprouted,
Your beautiful vulnerability.

Submitted: Thursday, February 25, 2010

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  • Rookie Benjamin Feliciano (7/5/2010 3:21:00 PM)

    Your bio says that you don't have any experience with conventional poetry but I sure can't tell. This is a grea one. (Report) Reply

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