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Her Mask
by Lucille van Onselen-Zunckel

Friday, July 13, 2007
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Hiding of emotions

 


Her


mask


in place


no one to see


her face… hiding


away her hurt and pain


always… keeping her mask


in place… never to see her face


now… crawling away to hide her pride


eyes now turned… as cold as chards of ice


keeping her mask in place; no one to see her face


 

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Reviewed by Erno Kapp (Reader) 1/24/2009
Wear your mask no more my love
and do not crawl away
Don't want those eyes so cold
and I need to see and touch your face
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 12/21/2007

"Her Mask" flows and glows greatly.

In admiration,


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Chuck Keller 11/19/2007
Powerfully painful and sad.
Reviewed by Regina Pounds 7/14/2007
Lucille, this is a stark statement...only the pyramid form detracts.

You express the isolation and loneliness that accompanies such hurt very well.

Gina
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