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All of me.
Look for me in the usual places,
that is where I’ll be.
Find me smiling at an old joke,
heard so many times it has become
an old friend, and you will know me.
Hear me call out across a room,
perhaps it is gentle and perhaps loud.
Spot me and you will never go alone.
Know my secret name, the one
that only you are entitled to because it
is the one you gave me. Keep it with you.
Run through these empty three am streets,
giddy like children on adrenaline and life
and together we will tear the sky down around us.
Believe me when I tell you that I love you.
It is not lightly said and it is always deeply meant.
It is the first of three gifts that I will give.
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