Treasure Island

Matthew Edan Oliver Palma

(February 2,1975 / Pateros, Rizal)

Lingering


You still live within me, you still haunt my dream...
You stir pain inside me, your name's my every scream...

... and I'd flee from your advances, every moment you draw near.
... and I'll see that 'we' can't ever, my very strength shall be this fear.

Submitted: Saturday, October 05, 2013
Edited: Monday, October 07, 2013

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