Jinge Norvall

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Safe From Love


Twist the knife
Thrust it deep...
what ecstasy the agony,
what cruel gain
the death throes of love
that once held your heart
so tender & true...
What victory
to stand aloof from love
as it bleeds and dies...
knowing it cannot touch you
again.

Submitted: Sunday, March 18, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, July 10, 2012
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This poem is about not giving love a chance..

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