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RIC S. BASTASA


emotions and money


it is true then
there is a big boundary between emotions
and money

you can't manage emotions
you go awry
senselessly roaming
floating like
an iceberg
waiting for another titanic

but you can manage money
and that is your forte
you hide them and there will be no chaos
no murder
nothing about cutting of intimacies
or ignoring of relationships

attached, we can be as close as door to a frame with
efficient locks and hinges

don't talk about money
i'll spend it with you
but you 'll never know how much

Submitted: Saturday, May 12, 2012
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