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maria goodison

(06,10,1983 / perth scotland)

Walked away


I should of carried on and walked away
and never stayed for that drink.
Never laughed at your jokes
and slapped that smile from your face.
I should of been a better person, listened to my brain,
and stayed well away till I caught that train.
I should of never answered your lying smile,
it was a simple task.

Submitted: Friday, July 19, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 19, 2013

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Maybe we all need to walk away sometime

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