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And Let It Stay That Way

Yes, it's not what people like to hear and yes, it's bad to be cynical. But I'm allowed my moments of doubt. In any case, I'm still a total flirt.


No one can catch a break,
either women and men opened up wide.
Oh, it's all in the same take:
heavy hearts eating up his/her chest,
co-dependence and a hand to hold,
worry over whose going to love you best.
We got to have someone keep us warm?

When does it ever actually get that cold?
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Adeline Foster 25 June 2011

Wondered about your subjects and this one answered my query. The theme of this is so constructive that I enjoyed it. Have you read mine - We the Unencumbered-? Adeline

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Michael Campbell 07 June 2008

whatever a healthy dose of cynicism is worth every bit in this poem. it gets to feel that way on this search. nice.

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Zen Bojczuk 03 June 2008

sometimes moments of doubt bring forth amazing poetry. Well done. Zen

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