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Aug 2017
i surrender myself
to time,
because what other options
are there
aside from waiting?
          “patience is a virtue”,
they say
          “faith keeps us alive”.
hope, quite literally,
annihilates the heart
chamber by chamber
valve by valve
a slow,
insidious death

Nicole Alyssia
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Nicole Alyssia  Greenwich, CT
(Greenwich, CT)   
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