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there's something about the voice
how it trickles
like warm honey

soft and sticky

sweetness fading as memory
forgotten laughter

the way a word is said
and then unsaid
eaten up again
like cold toast

with honey
remnants
of another drone's
home
say i forget it
say i forget it all

then what?



(maybe you don't know either, maybe that's the point)
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i-am-a-bridgewalker Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
this is just gorgeous. love the thickness of the imagery..
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t-a-d Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008
you and your blasted brilliance
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irvon Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2008
I love the enjambment from the third to the fourth stanza. Wonderful poem. :)
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katepowellshine Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2008
Welcome back - I hope to read more :)
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This is really beautiful. I love your descriptions.
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musashi2476 Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2008
This is beautiful. :+fav:
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White-Rabbit-75 Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2008
I was so excited to see your name in my inbox again <3 :)
This is lovely, but also kind of sad :(
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y0urstalker Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2008
I never expected to see from you new as I was told to expect that you'd never return.

And I thought that you could be my secret indulgence to look upon your words like we look at the stars, perpetuating thought and weaving emotions as our sould move cislunar towards the unfathomable.

Thank you.
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Overfinite Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2008
cold toast, hah
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pseudometry Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2008   Writer
This is delicious. Exactly how I imagine the best of words, conversations, keepsake notes.
I rather like this.
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