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Walls

What are you looking at?
Why are you so confused?

The first time you've seen one?
Do you not have any yourself?

No, not hiding secrets.
Nor unpleasant memories.

Why is it important for you to know?
When did I give you permission to ask?

How long ago was it built?
What caused it to be done?

It came from always giving.
Never taking from others.

Past mistake made.
Chances taken.

Yes, it's quite thick.
No, you can't break it.

There is no key for that.
Destroyed forever.

Lonely? Sometimes.
Happy? Most days.

The defiant wall is needed.
Now go away, before you break the mortar.
Holding it all together.
Go away from my wall.
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Posted: Nov 2010
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More sleep dreams....

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ginger1959
Lovely poem...I can relate...

Happy? most days ..my favourite part...cheering

Truly,
Gingerangel
amahlala
Thank you Ginger! I appreciate it!bouquet
kickit22
once that wall is built it takes alot almost impossible to break it down. love how you wrote this. thanks for sharing. wine
amahlala
Thanks Kickit...walls built by life experiences are always hard to break.bouquet
jeddah12
beautiful walls,nice write amahla,.ty for sharingbouquet wine
amahlala
Thank you Jeddah! I appreciate it.bouquet
Bentleeonline now!
Very cool write Ama, i like how you broke it up into surmise, cheers my friend :)
amahlala
Thanks Bentlee...just a different take for me...bouquet
Happygolucky4u
Lala my name is not mortar but I am standing here holding this lose brick in placeblues You might be wrong about no, you can't break ituh oh They did not nick name little miss suzy homewrecker because I stole womens men. It is because I break stuffsigh crying


Your poem reminded me so much of me. I know I have a wall... bouquet
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