What do I see?  

LadySunrise 33F  
2019 posts
7/21/2006 3:02 pm

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8/3/2006 10:40 am

What do I see?

A hollow heart
masked an empty face

I saw you standing there
A lost shadow
by carnal desires

How could i tell
you were searching?
Seeking me?

A glimmer of hope
still resides within
a scattered mind
turmoil has no place here

I saw you standing there
afraid yet bold
timid yet humble
the ever consuming shadoww
clouding judgment
doubt and disbelief

destroyed with a smile

Thumping heartbeats
awaken the mind
a newly recharged spirit
fuels the soul
Is that happines that i see?

I saw courage
ready for a journey
ready for love
ready to embrace life

when i looked in your mirror
I saw Beauty
no longer afraid
no longer hiding
in a cold desolate place

Finally, freedom at last.

© LS 2006

(artwork: pablo picasso "girl in a mirror"-1932)

live more, laugh often, love much

redswallow777 48M
6810 posts
7/21/2006 4:44 pm

Mmmmmm....and the mirror finds it hard to lie....I would trust it.

rm_saintlianna 45F
15466 posts
7/21/2006 4:53 pm

I liked this..........and the painting tops it off

LadySunrise 33F  
2432 posts
7/22/2006 5:27 am

its not the mirror that lies at all red!! not at all!!!

thanks saint!!

live more, laugh often, love much

LadySunrise 33F  
2432 posts
7/23/2006 7:46 am

when i think about it waggy...my intention was to write it for a dear friend struggling with self image....but the more i wrote...it was me in that mirror...when i thought everything was alright!!

live more, laugh often, love much

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