April Swan

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So Long Seeing You


And I saw his face
I almost did not see him
For it had been forever
Since I had even heard his name
And their was nothing like it
No kindness or love
But a look I could not recognize
But like a stupid little smirk
Is that all I get from you?
All these years my Father?
But it wasn't even you
But a face in a photograph

Submitted: Friday, March 22, 2013

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Got a whole bunch of old photos today. Like a big box full. Not sure if I should be happy about it..

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