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Love is..... by RubyXero
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Love is.....

By RubyXero

My darkness came to me that night
by the sound of a hollow drum.
Soothing rythms of revenge
you give as a gift of love.
I willingly accept.

"In Rock and Love we trust..."

one a therapy.  And
the other.......................
a sick, new fun type of
torture.



Curling myself into a tight ball,
I caution every written word.
As it is checked and questioned.
                 we all aim to please...


Meanwhile,  I have my own questions
to ask,  if you please...
[( Dismiss them)]     This
is about trust.

You trust.   Shut the door.
YOu.
Trust.




Round and round we go.
One attempt after the other.
Slash! Slash!.......retreat.

I have a bandaid for you
Though that is quite a bit of blood.
  Either..........
.,We can pretend that it will fix
that steady flow, or
acknowledge
that it's just
                           (a buffer
for the all-seeing outside world)
(a soaker, trying to slow the damage).
We can admit that
we hurt each other.
Each one cutting back into
the last.
Making the healing process
slow and infected.



This is a virus.

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Copyright 2010 RubyXero
Published on Thursday, February 25, 2010.     Filed under: "Poetry"
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  • MESUN On Saturday, February 27, 2010, MESUN (237)By person wrote:

    sounds like the last hell i was in...at least i thought it was hell. i'm sure i have yet to actually find it. nevertheless a good write.

  • A former member wrote: Sometimes a band-aid just won't do it. Still it flows and flows. So great Ruby! awesome write. =)

  • RubyXero On Saturday, February 27, 2010, RubyXero (626)By person wrote:

    thank you very much. :)

  • Malcholm Dark On Thursday, February 25, 2010, Malcholm Dark (1131)By person wrote:

    Fantastic, I was aroused. Fine visuals and flow, well written. Thank-you for the write.


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