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Robert L Mellott

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Catharsis
by Robert L Mellott

Monday, March 16, 2009
Rated "PG13" by the Author.
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A turning point reached...

Catharsis


With a quick turn
of her tongue
I am cut
to the bone

With a swift turn
of her blade,
a sharp word
on the phone

I lay there
taking it,
letting the blood
slowly flow

Your words
are your weapons,
I brace myself
awaiting the final blow

Inside I scream…
Enough!!!

With a quick burn
a cauterized soul
a hardened heart
gaze back in my eye

I am changed…
a new…

It is now your turn
to try and fill the hole
in your patterned part
I no longer believe your lie

I am the teflon heart
from this day forward
to never know pain
or joy from the start

rlm '06

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Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 3/17/2009
From within the heart and soul, peace and solace will be found, nice writing...

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse 3/17/2009
when time succumbs to the wounded heart
the soul shall find inner peace & wisdoms beyond all measure
even for the vicious heart whom is also in need
until then we all ride this wonderful journey of emotions
captured within emotional poety such as your deep ""Catharsis"!
Peace, Love & Inspirations to You Robert
Vickie

Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader) 3/17/2009
Oh my....interesting that tongue sounds dangerous....stay safe and well...Hugsss



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