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My reflection





We are reflections

of our desires

we pull in

move toward

the very thing

we want

we need

feel no pain

feel no guilt

for wanting

what you want

We are reflections

of our hearts love

passions flow

without thought

desires appear without

effort but souls

long to connect with

like souls

We are reflections

of each other

timing is perfect

even though outcomes

seem contrary to the

longing

Reflections, mirrors, love and longing

allowing life to maneuver, twist and turn

so that it manifests

in its proper form

I am your reflection


February 23, 2008

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