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For Your Pain (Love Anesthetic)

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The sand lingers through your fingers,
pouring down like melted copper
flowing through my flesh and bones,
reshaping me, renaming me,
until my blood becomes the wine
or the poison of earthly love
that you drink
from the gilded cup of revolution
cynically toasting for
the obscure world you've built

and destroyed in a blink of an eye-
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Friday, October 16, 2015
Topic(s) of this poem: lost love,separation
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Edward Kofi Louis 22 June 2016

Earthly love! With pains along the line. Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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Valsa George 18 October 2015

Agatha...... your poems are so profound and deep that they require more than a casual reading! Your images are so arresting! I read a few of your poems! all those inner wars that bridged our hearts are forgotten totems under the wings of time........... Here where you bemoan of a lost love, in every line, we can feel the disdain(pain?) ! Great poem! A 10

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