lift out

Helpless,

unwanted;

our love was lost.

 

Weeping,

heartbroken;

you shattered our dreams.

 

Pained,

discarded;

I begged you to stay.

 

Still you turned your back.

 

Till I let go,

lifted myself out;

then I began to heal.

 

© Cleopatra Chipo Kuuya 2000

 

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