You're not so far away
Your sitting in the space between the night and day
And so I'll wait for the sound of your footsteps
The tea that's brewed too strong
The part of me that's waited patiently for oh so long
At least I try
But I'm relying
On my photographic memory
While painfully realizing
It's not all that it's cracked up to be
And falling's just another way to fly
I wonder why it's never easier than
The first time



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    General CommentI love this poem.
    It's so good. So well written.
    I love her falling/flying reference.
    To me, it seems to be about waiting for a lover and having her heart broken because this individual is a complete asshole and doesn't want her.
    Even though she's trying to wait patiently and give it her all, it is in vain. Too bad.
    Valentine01on August 12, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThere's this face I always recognize on the internet
    but can't remember the face properly for reality
    Matt Holckon October 28, 2007   Link
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    General Commentmy tact is terriable
    half smirk
    Matt Holckon October 28, 2007   Link
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    General Commentwhat?
    dustybreezeon March 25, 2008   Link
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    General CommentRElying on photographic memory...
    To gain comfort in the absence?
    trying to visualize him when he's gone?
    Perhaps deceased?
    No easier than the first time...
    First time she tried to imagine him back?
    First time she had to let go?
    Falling is another way of flying?
    I like it...
    I LOVE these, Emilie
    Autumn|slave306on April 29, 2008   Link

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