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you decided a long
time ago, a long time
before it affected your
sight to remember me -
before it throbbed
inside you when someone
uttered my three-syllable
name; oh Tangerine -
that only will you
fight when I widened
the perimeters of
your sore-sighted faults.

you didn't know yet, no-
you were only
suckling at the idea of
changing the world and
looking down at my crawling endeavors
to walk before my
patellas were ready.
I heard them scream
when I was seven, the skin
above them reddened with
the purple of a betrayed
bruise.

sweet lover, does the color wheel
work backwards where I'm from? I was already
so cold, spinning like
the rebellion of an odd
tiny magnet in a terrorist
field. my darling,

do the Sufis miss my
sleepless, praying nights to you?
do they
tell my stories still, even
after you disappeared? my love,
do they still wait
for death to follow me?

you were always gold; summer
skeletons lay still and dusted
in my closet for you. I did not
leave you in my being, my dear, nor

did we part from our crossroads;
our bend in the road stays
stranded where I am, still
half-baked and incomplete

the way your
faults and mine concur
and conquer all that is left
of our frivolous
stay.











        is the same in our hearts.
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ApplauseJunkie Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
I took a leave from your poetry because it touches me too deeply for me to control my reactions, but oh how I missed losing myself in the loves of your words.
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your-methamphetamine Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2014  Student Writer
<3
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Time-Signature Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2014  Student General Artist
Why are you so good at this...?Bear Emoji-12 (Really) [V1] 
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your-methamphetamine Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2014  Student Writer
i'm noooooot. <3
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Time-Signature Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2014  Student General Artist
*goes back and reads your stuff*
Uh, yes, yes you are very awesome and talented.
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learningtobefree Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2014  Student Writer
derrick brown :heart: 
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your-methamphetamine Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2014  Student Writer
:heart:
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Ender-Wings Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Elegant and pretty... as said by ButterflyTorn, I instantly thought of The Fault in Our Stars.
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your-methamphetamine Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2014  Student Writer
aw, I'm touched :heart: it's one of my favourite stories. thank you!
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Ender-Wings Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Yeah, the Fault in Our Stars was okay, it just wasn't as touching I guess. I mean I really liked it, but it didn't really get in my feels, you know? :/

No problem!
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