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David A Campbell Jr.

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Glimmer
by David A Campbell Jr.

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Writing as Sapphire Rose

Is it true what they say?
Am I a vixen deep inside,
a cold thief of hearts and lives?
Am I a sadistic seductress
taking pleasure in your pain?

Oh that I could cut you out of me
leaving a vaccuous hole inside,
but then, I wouldn't be whole
and although I hate you,
you are part of me.

Like a tangerine unripened, too soon
plucked from off of its tree,
what should taste sweet
now leaves only bitter memories.

To deny you is to deny me,
and although I'd like too,
it wouldn't be fair to you.
So I keep you inside for when I need you.
With my own mouth, having murdered
beautiful me.



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Reviewed by L M (Reader)
It is so nice to read some one that has their inner self. Great write. LM
Reviewed by Lori Moore
Love the 'tangerine' stanza. Nice write.
Reviewed by Oisín Breen
beautiful i give it 90 because im really picky not much gets 90 from me. Lovely
Reviewed by Maria Lupinacci
Oooh! This is really good! I am with Ted...100+++

Hugs,
Maria
Reviewed by Ted Sheridan (Reader)
100pts.
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