November 24, 2005


By Jaxia Kiley © 2005

So cruel
To pulverize a living, beating heart
With words that reek of acid
Formed by such beautiful lips


Before you, love was a little girl
playing dress up and pretend.
The shoes fit me now and the
clothes are my own but
loving you is still like still like
being in a fairy tale.

Jaxia Kiley is a poet and writer from Forth Worth, Texas.

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