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You won't forget me,
Like the back of your hand.
You never truly will.
I assure you with everything I am.
Because I am the song you've never heard;
The book you've never read;
The painting you've never looked at;
The one you've never thought of in your head.
I am the sea you've never swam in,
Or the keys you've never played.
I am the star you've never wished upon,
Or the prayer you've never made.
I am the dawn you've never seen,
The pillow you've never had at night;
I am the door you've never opened;
The glasses you've never used for sight.
As I came to know and realize
You like the back of my hand;
Knowing you exist, in my eyes,
I assure you with everything I am:
I never truly will,
That I will never forget you too.
But you've never known me in the first place,
So it was never the same for you.
Never again, wjh.
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