Treasure Island

Courtney Wills

(August 23 / El Paso, Texas)

Mind vs. Heart


Mind: It's too early

Heart: The timing's right

Mind: Do you really want to ruin your freindship?

Heart: I'll take a chance

Mind: You don'y really love him that much

Heart: I love him enough

Mind: He's too old for you

Heart: Time matters not compared to love

Mind: You haven't known each other very long

Heart: It was love at first write

Mind: Are you prepared to let yourself get your heart broken...again?

Heart: ....He's worth the pain

Mind: Are you ready?

Heart: Yes...Are you?

Submitted: Friday, June 18, 2010

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  • Broken Fist (6/20/2010 1:09:00 PM)

    mind and heart...the only problem with that is the heart is more 'felt' than the mind is. that is our downfall (Report) Reply

  • Cain XXX (6/20/2010 11:11:00 AM)

    the agonizing debates between emotion and rationale is beautifully captured. i think a lot of ppl will be able to relate to this one.

    Mind: Are you ready?
    Heart: Yes...Are you?

    loved these two lines the best. :) (Report) Reply

  • Kyle Dauberman (6/18/2010 7:10:00 AM)

    Very well written and it makes so much sense, I know I've gone through that same type of process and I bet most people do... (Report) Reply

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