The Wound

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Submitted: November 30, 2017

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The wound

Ever painful

Never healing

It was cut deep

Too deep

Fracturing the soul

 

A burden

A painful reminder

Of what once was

Of what could have been

Of what never was

Of what never will be

 

A feeling

A final goodbye

A new start

The old life gone, replaced, forgotten

As if it hadn’t ever existed  

A fresh start

Turning over a new leaf

Wiping the slate clean

 

Yet, the pain stays

Lessened, but there

It never goes

It is an everlasting remembrance

A scar, never disappearing

Branding you

For life

 


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