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Mike Acker Mike Acker Male, 61, Canada (5/27/2014 1:41:00 PM)

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,883 Points Mike Acker (5/27/2014 1:41:00 PM) Post reply
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    The Two-Faced Woman

    I see a woman with two faces
    looking my way.
    I wonder, what she
    sees of me.
    Can she truly
    see anything?
    This woman,
    this two-faced woman
    looking my way.

    Now and then
    she twists her head,
    as if to adjust her
    view. I realize,
    no matter how she looks
    she will only see shadowy
    remains of what I used to be.

    Looking back, I can tell she sees
    nothing. The eyes stare back,
    blank. Of course,
    I can see I am not there,
    in her eyes.
    Only the darkest part of my shadow,
    will ever chase her mind.

    Mike Acker

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