Treasure Island

Randy Resh

(April,1967 / Toronto, Canada)

Bound


Stalemate
Many moves ago
Grand Master's magical deadlock

We invoked each other
We provoked each other
She revoked me for another

But I gave her my word
Pledged for life

She cannot forgive me
I can her
We cannot forgive ourselves

My word is my bond
There is no release

Time runs short
I am in a bind



copyright Randy Resh 2005

Submitted: Thursday, September 11, 2008
Edited: Sunday, December 30, 2012

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  • Callie Carroll (9/11/2008 10:36:00 PM)

    This intrigues me. Invoked...provoked...revoked. Very captivating. But explain your title...they are very important to me. (Report) Reply

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