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May 2017
For months
I've locked the deadbolt
To this
Battered heart
A few keys
Have tried
To open it
Failing the part

And as another
Comes and goes
A secured gateway
From the start
I've forgotten
All Along
Who holds my master key
The One who never departs

© JL Smith
JL Smith
Written by
JL Smith  Texas
(Texas)   
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   Shanath, unnamed and Nisha
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