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You Will Forever Be Mine (Taylor Coen-Lafayette, LA)


Glimmering eyes and gilded hair
I gaze upon.
You look away for your innocence has
Been revealed.
Did I take it away from thee?
Or did thou take it away from thy self?
You tell me to look in the mirror
But all I see is a man.
How can we see different images
Through the same window?
I look upon thee and see memories
Of another day.

Open fields of red and white
And yellow and pink
And as many shades that are in between,
We sit below the stems of Beauty
And stare at the sky passing by.
I look upon thee and see memories
That is captured for another day.

Today, the Roses smell
Oh so sweet.
I know thou adore the Springtime,
And the flowers are blooming.
One more chance and
I can show thee.
But the moment is passed
And I no longer breathe…

Your scent. 

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