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Circling Hearts (standard:poetry, 283 words)
Author: LoriAdded: Jun 30 2009Views/Reads: 1212/652Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Sometimes you just need to say what's running around in your heart.
 



Circling Hearts 

I buy you things 

and you say 

you feel like a heel. 

I wish you understood 

they're just trinkets. The reason I do 

is because I can't buy you 

what's in my heart. 

I can only 

give that away. 

~ 

I need you 

like a school 

needs children. 

I miss you 

like the desert 

misses the rain. 

I love you 

like a duck 

loves water. 

You are 

everything I am 

and so much more. 

~ 

I wish I could 

give you a thousand roses. 

All of them red. 

To fill a room 

with their intoxicating scent. 

Their blooms would 

entice you to throw 

caution to the wind. 

Their silky feel would 

make you want to stay. 

~ 

I need you 

like a school 

needs children. 


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