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Needle Her In

September 12, 2012
By PaigeT GOLD, West Tisbury, Massachusetts
PaigeT GOLD, West Tisbury, Massachusetts
13 articles 15 photos 15 comments

milky bones being made
into lactose blue
as i unfold
the teeth
that formed
the smiles
of yesterday
and then some
i do not
want to ever
Where I'm tearing at the seams
and watching curds
form to sweetened
and condensed
as i watch you
rip her skin
apart as you
Needle Her In

The author's comments:
This is about watching kids' faces when they're getting treated for cancer on TV and in movies and the guilt that I feel for them.

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on Sep. 13 2012 at 6:33 pm
ladybugsrock SILVER, Billings, Montana
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Favorite Quote:
"Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

This poem really gets right to i! Haha its great! Consider adding your emotions or if you just bring them out a little more that would be awesome! Please comment, read, and rate my poems too! Thank  you!!