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Updated on March 19, 2017

Love I stand before you blazing,

While your searching for the flames.

Wondering why your smelling smoke

And we are not still playing games.

You've accidentally lit a fire,

A burning mangled match,

And now your blind to burning

That engulfs without a catch.

Your standing there and wondering,

How to force the tide to turn?

How do you save a person whose

Convinced that they should burn?

© 2017 Isabella Allred


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      Janis Leslie Evans 8 months ago from Washington, DC

      Searing with powerful imagery. Very nice.