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A Wealth Of Smiles

Poetry By: November
Romance



If happiness were currency ...


Submitted:Apr 10, 2008    Reads: 130    Comments: 3    Likes: 2   


A Wealth Of Smiles

I tell my friends my life is rich
with a new found wealth of smiles,
that if happiness was currency
I could buy the British Isles.

"But what about your broken heart?"
Like everything it mends,
her best friend turned to boyfriend,
I guess this is how it ends.

"But don't you worry, as you said,
joy, to you, is free."
"You'll be alright," that's what they say
as I smile and I agree.

The truth is that my heart went broke
one year ago tonight.
And still it's homeless, all alone, so
no, I won't be alright.





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