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Parts of Ourselves

body-parts

Sometimes,

we decide it’s

better to cut parts of ourselves

away,

rather than get hurt by those parts,

later on. 

Then,

we pour delicious poison on those

cut places,

so we feel better,

until we forget all we lost in the process

of cutting our parts

away.

 

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6 thoughts on “Parts of Ourselves

  1. Then try to pull ourselves back together.

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  2. 1jaded1 on said:

    Sometimes there is no forgetting, no matter how much poison we pour in.

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