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Our Perfect Flaws

March 13, 2021
By CrystalMelody GOLD, X, Other
CrystalMelody GOLD, X, Other
11 articles 1 photo 20 comments

Favorite Quote:
"um?"-me ;9

A world without pain

A world without sorrow

A world with white stain

A world with the same tomorrow

A world lacking empathy has nothing to gain

A world lacking lows can only joys borrow

A world dry has lost its rain

A world looking sweet but inside bitter like yarrow

A world of grey smiles true joy a strain

A world for those who've seen dark and light would harrow

Your perfect world would be sad and dull. My eyes love the spectrum from dark to light whole. A perfect world hides misery and lonlieness, its no diamond, though earth is still coal.

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on Sep. 16 at 2:15 pm
SparrowSun ELITE, X, Vermont
182 articles 22 photos 979 comments

Favorite Quote:
"It Will Be Good." (complicated semi-spiritual emotional story.)
And the words I say most often: "Where was I?"

a bitter plant root

Lydiaq ELITE said...
on Jul. 26 at 9:34 pm
Lydiaq ELITE, Somonauk, Illinois
106 articles 31 photos 818 comments

Favorite Quote:
I've looked at life from both sides now
From win and lose and still somehow
It's life's illusions I recall
I really don't know life at all
--Joni Mitchell

What is yarrow?