Ruth Walters

Tear Away - Poem by Ruth Walters

Tear away her chains,
those naughty wrist cuffs,
necklace, hot boots,
red lipstick

see, under her pink camisole,
there's a heart beat,
fading, diminishing.

Tear away her smile
and there's a dark place,
mixed with a poison
and it will be!

String along for the ride
and she'll kiss you,
lick you,
destroy you.

Tear away from desire
for she's a demon,
a she witch
a devil in disguise.

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  • (8/19/2012 5:24:00 AM)

    Tear away and disclose a sad heart and a way ward rudderless individual. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, August 18, 2012

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