Cardboard Conscience

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
A metaphor - what be try to block out.

Submitted: October 22, 2006

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A cardboard box melting in the pouring rain,

Filled with years of promise turned to pain,

And I close my eyes and say they are to blame.

 

 Then I go home to the comfort of my eiderdown,

And sleep with cardboard visions dancing around,

While in the pouring rain my conscience drowns.


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