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to be broken
split apart with a mighty tearing
like an apple broken
to unfold
the delicate open veined petal pattern
inside the fruit
I am arrogant
what I can do
for a man
I am arrogant
for fear
I may be broken
utterly open
and he not see
the flower shape of me

by Pat Lowther (1970s)

AstralSmoke 8 Feb 18
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I love this.

Ceejay66 Level 3 Apr 2, 2019

Yes, I agree. I'm not a poet by nature, but she speaks to me.


Man crazy and crazy over a man. Nice twist

azzow2 Level 9 Feb 18, 2019