Desertion.

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
Being smothered.

Submitted: August 07, 2012

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I seem to have always desired desertion,
At least in fair amounts.
Even when I so desperately crave affection,
I want to be ignored too.
An overbearing amount of attention is frightening.
It's like having a lovely pair of hands wrapped around my throat.
I can admire the build of the digits,
But that doesn't change the fact that they are slowly suffocating me.
The most I can do is fight back,
Which ends with the loss of one,
Or the loss of both.
I approve of neither.


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