Eyes that flicker more then the flames of
With colour so sallow their a ghostly
Their intensity matched by only the devil,
The care they contain never breached.
A mouth that trembles in the sign of life,
That flares when brushed by its conflicting
It's fullness denied by the unperturbed
Ecstasy fades while the hunger thrives.
Skin like velvet, smooth yet firm,
Pale as thy eyes deceive,
A touch that destroys each contacted
The unedifying danger concealed.
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