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Jemima Rivas


This Toy Is Broken


Life is this road I’m walking
Still is this peace am feeling
When am down am down
When am up am up
When am walking this road, empty is this hate am feeling
I’ve lost my twin not to marriage but to a broken heart
Can but two broken hearts mend?
I’m on the shelf am waiting
People past and stare and envy at my outstanding marvellous beauty
What they don’t know is that I’m on the shelf because I’m broken 

Submitted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Edited: Thursday, March 27, 2014

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