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Tess Murray Nov 2019
idk
How long does it take for the world to see how depressed you are?
How long to see the emptiness, the false air?
How long can someone pretend without losing themselves in the process?
How long does it take for someone to go numb?
Tess Murray Nov 2019
buoys,
a whole other topic
please stop
bringing it up;
grills
so much easier;
feels so safe,
feels so comfort
Tess Murray Nov 2019
drip drop
who knows
which will be
the last
like breath
no one ever
knows
no one ever thinks
to appreciate
either
Tess Murray Nov 2019
do I
or do I
not
so easy
but is it
really?
Tess Murray Nov 2019
it really does
not
matter if you try
it only
truly
matter s
what people
see
Tess Murray Nov 2019
took double what
the label said;
first time
kinda scary
kinda don't care;
yet appropriate too
he needed to go
away
Tess Murray Nov 2019
so powerful
yet so quiet
silent
produces
passion
like no
other

different kind of
ecstasy,
a necessity;
pain
blind to its own
power,
blind to its own
strength

voice encased in fear
holds the ability to change
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