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DEEP DARK SOUL POET

Rookie - 11 Points (09/1965 / Australia)

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Glance in the mirror
wondering why nothing seems right
beyond the tears a reflection
a smile is remembered
amongst this sadness

Promises lay broken
dreams burnt to ash
Like shattered glass
these torn photographs
Mistakes made along the way
things that couldn't be erased
fragmented moments of a tragic life

Submitted: Saturday, November 20, 2010

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  • Rookie Jean Dament (11/20/2010 5:44:00 PM)

    We can all relate to this deep & haunting explanation of what we see looking in the mirror. Nicely done. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

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