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Icarus, female
by Ulrike Gerbig

Monday, June 11, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Icarus, female

I came too close to something
I could not fully grasp
With singed wings I toppled
From skies that looked full of promise
I must have missed the point when blue turned black
Now my scorched heart reminds me every day
That it is presumptuous to kiss the sun

May 2006

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