The Sweetness of Butterfly lips

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This is a poem about living life with depression and the positive effects of understanding, love, and compassion, on sufferers.

Submitted: July 25, 2012

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The Sweetness of Butterfly lips

Shadows in lurking depression distorting the truth

Blurring reality with delusions that reside on the same coin

Where life is a toss that lands on the edge or face down

Whichever way up

Depression

A cup of despair overflowing spoiling the moment

Staining the well trodden stomping ground of hope . . .

And then a brief moment of bliss

The sweetness of butterfly lips

Gentle fingers caressing the pain

Brings the sun out again


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