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Not an onion

Thursday, 14 January 2016 15:15:01

Imagining a shoe - a comfortable one...

Not a red rose or a satin heart.

I give you a shoe

It is a cave awaiting a dweller

It promises support

like the arms of a mother / father?


It will hold you

Like a lover

It will move with you

Wherever you go.


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