Memories

By Crimson Shade

As the river of time does flow,
And the winds of change blow through,
Those that were once vivid and bright,
Now appear blurred and dull.

Though my heart remains true,
And my mind replays a false truth,
Those that were once dear and cherished,
Are now loathed and unloved.

As your mind-melded face appears,
And the emotions come back,
The scars that were forgotten,
Are re-opened anew.

As these scars do bleed, endure and heal,
I sit and relive those that were once blurred and dull,
And here I sit in my mind-forged world,
Living in those that are now vivid and bright.

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© 2005 Crimson Shade
Published on Wednesday, December 14, 2005.     Filed under: "Poetry"
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  • KuroiBara On Monday, February 16, 2009, KuroiBara (16)By person wrote:

    Yeah, memories can really suck sometimes...one moment their all dull, but once they come to mind...Pow! Nice write.

  • A former member wrote: I like it..nice write...

  • urbanhumility On Sunday, February 12, 2006, urbanhumility (1205)By person wrote:

    your aspect of memory is insightful and beautiful.............well done............urban

  • K_Love On Monday, December 26, 2005, K_Love (529)By person wrote:

    Clever write, I like the wording of this. Beautifully expressed. Wonderful write.

  • TaintedButterfly On Thursday, December 15, 2005, TaintedButterfly (675)By person wrote:

    So ironic in its entirety. I loved the way you turned the words around, so great! Awesome piece crimson. Julia~

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