Barbara Haskell

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Tread Lightly - Poem by Barbara Haskell

Tread lightly
on this heart of mine,
the path I've walked
has been exceedingly difficult.
I feign a state of order,
but I feel rather delicate within
and tears are so close to the surface,
when I least expect them.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, October 9, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, April 15, 2011


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