Alixis Whitwer


Keep


You'll never see my tears
You can keep my heart
My tears are worth more
They're what you always wanted
You can't have my strength
But you can keep the life you stole
My strength is what I need
The life you stole has been lived
You can't touch my will
But you can keep my love
It's nothing to me now
My will is mine alone

Submitted: Sunday, December 16, 2007
Edited: Saturday, April 30, 2011
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