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    where is the existence
    of true love
    between two beds
    made up of our own
    on opposite walls
    running parallel
    questions were answered
    by you
    coming from my side
    although I heard them
    I find holes in some
    but I received them
    just the same
    the borders were drawn
    although I wanted
    and I wanted
    to creep around it
    I remained on my side
    for one reason alone
    respect
    so...yes
    there is only one copy
    of you
    but even I know
    battles can't be won
    for us
    if we're not available
    to win

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    knight4696 commented on no facsimile

    10-25-2009

    Coexistence comes to mind. A terrible way to go thru life. So many do , for many different reasons; security, the kids, no place else to go, etc ... You captured this perfectly in this poem. Another Great Job!

    A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness. It finds the thought and the thought finds the words.

    Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

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