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Where the Sad Things Hide MAG

By Anonymous

As they kissed for the last time
His eyes betrayed the cruelty of his crime
She was broken beyond repair
His last words, “Take care,”
Locked into her mind they stood
Where even death did no good
And hidden there in that sad place
Is the trace of an angel’s tear as it rolls down her face
The water it stained as it fell
There is where the sad things dwell

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crush318 said...
on Apr. 1 2009 at 8:12 pm

VERY nicely written!!!

Lisa T.92 said...
on Dec. 5 2008 at 6:09 pm
That was real nice. I like the vivid detail and its just real touching

on Nov. 6 2008 at 1:36 am
i loved it,! ive had many boy troubles in he past weeks im an average weirdo, can be girly sorta and guyish but for some reason im small, little boney and i have 4 guys chasing after me and i dont understand why? theyd like me! and just so mnay lies, broken promises through my life so this speaks to me GOOD JOB

DesertFlower said...
on Nov. 4 2008 at 6:53 pm
That was just beautiful.

nightrain101 said...
on Oct. 15 2008 at 11:05 pm
that was ssssoooo good! i love it! it made me cry, my best friend is having boy troubble, so it reminded me of her.

on Oct. 11 2008 at 8:34 pm
that was amazing!

Angel_bug656 said...
on Oct. 10 2008 at 2:06 pm
this poem reminds me of new moon by stephanie meyer author of the twilight series. this is a really great poem and i hope you make a living off of what you do!

mayoum said...
on Sep. 7 2008 at 3:59 am
this is my first time to read a poem and fall crying like a baby. i love it. plz dnt hesitate to send me such poems on my email.