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Updated on March 17, 2011

Secrets destroy fragile security

A thin thread unraveling

Always looking behind

Meaning to words searching

For signs of infidelity

Real or imagine

Hush- Hush

Secrets hurt the unsuspecting soul

Trying to read the expressions on a face

Is it telling me what I need to know?

Hush- Hush

Second-guessing has taking

Place of asking questions

That is never answered straight

Hush- Hush

Secrets my imagination runs wild

What's hiding inside your mind?

Behind the fake smile

Hush- Hush

Polite sidestepping tiptoeing around

careful not to be found, caught in the web

Of Machiavellian actions created

By the secrets you keep

Hush- Hush


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      ek ellis 7 years ago

      Thank you :)

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      Blake Ford Hall 7 years ago from Now Rising Out of Phoenix Arizona Earthlings

      Love your stuff. Keep on Hubbing. Blake4d

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      ralwus 8 years ago

      You'll go nuts.

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      Jess Killmenow 8 years ago from Nowheresville, Eastern United States

      You know, I can't really help my smile. I'm drawn: a drawing. Love the poem, E.K.

      Secrets do tend to create "Machiavellian actions". Thank you