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On The Border Line


On the border line,
Can't make a decision and talk
Can't stay silent,
Words stuck in your mind and throat,
To speak them out you are afraid;
Fear of criticism and misunderstanding
Controls you,
Swallowing your power,
Then you get a chance to speak your mind
You open your mouth with closed teeth,
Still in your head
Many thoughts trying to shadow each other,
Curtains before your eyes
Saying in a half whisper
You cannot, it is over,
So,
You shut your mouth firmly
Without getting a word out,
Or even uttering a sound
Still on the border line
Helplessly,
Ending on the same point,
As things have been, they remain
Without freeing your mind and soul
Or reaching your goal.

Submitted: Thursday, July 11, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 12, 2013
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