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I Won't Forget

October 8, 2011
By Katie_Grey DIAMOND, Leipsic, Ohio
Katie_Grey DIAMOND, Leipsic, Ohio
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Favorite Quote:
Difficult is not impossible - Relient K, "Hope for Every Fallen Man"

If all I had was love, would I still be lovely?
If all I gave was love, would you give up on me?
-House of Heroes, "Love is for the Middle Class"

Your eyes had the effect
Of a tranquilizer,
They held me once
and I thought they saw

Intentions, Ambitions,
I thought they held me so
Closely I could’ve been engulfed
and drowned—
I thought I could rest in your

Your Lion eyes.
I could sleep in your eyes,
I hoped I could wake to your
Risen before the dawn and
Create the sunrise,
Tattoo the horizon—

You had power over me,
You and your warm-weather
That slowly filled with disdain,
Tar-blackened, charred
They burned in me
Buried me, six feet
Left me alone in a corner aching
For their attention,

Until I couldn’t give a s*** anymore
What color they were.

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