STAINS

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    STAINS

    Upon a gilded platter,

    I offered you;

    My heart.

    Wondering with nervous anticipation;

    If you’d break it apart.

    Do I dare allow you,

    Into this vessel of mine?

    A vessel cracked,

    And occasionally shattered.

    When someone didn't think;

    My opinion mattered.

    Making all the decisions,

    In this relationship.

    I’m left to wonder;

    Did you push me.

    Or did I only slip?

    My dreams erupt,

    Into the falling mist.

    When was the moment;

    We last shared a kiss?

    Into a million pieces,

    My fragile heart;

    Just broke apart.

    I stepped upon the pieces

    They pierced into my soul.

    Leaving nothing but

    Bloody footprints behind

    Staining this heart of mine.

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    terrellharrisjr commented on STAINS

    10-17-2011

    man if I was the person who hurt you in this poem, I would feel like a piece of sh#t, If only I could express myself this way folks would understand some of my work, lol solid 10

    Musicmaker43 commented on STAINS

    10-15-2011

    This is an amazing expression of emotions! I love this piece:) Seems like it would have been a healing type of piece to write! Nice workI really enjoyed it!

    Flinker commented on STAINS

    10-14-2011

    Just so you know a semicolon is meant to seperate two thoughts; both sides of a semicolon should contain a subject and verb.

    am2anangel

    10/14/2011

    correct punctuation has always been my downfall thanks for the lesson

    beautyandpain commented on STAINS

    10-13-2011

    wow i love how you wrote this. it was beautiful and heartwrenching. truly this was a wonderful read

    inkmaster commented on STAINS

    10-13-2011

    Very nice loved the picture you airbrushed in my nogin when I read this ....I can tell it fell out of your heart and slid into your fingers effortless...a 10 from me

    Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.

    Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

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