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After All

By Rachel RosePublished about a year ago 1 min read
After All
Photo by Ricardo Soria on Unsplash

"All is well" he said

eyes burnt with a different truth

wishing himself dead

//

evidence of storms

trail through his sad, soaked story

rain can't hide real tears

//

she struggles for words

the magic ones don't exist

it breaks her own peace

//

both sat in silence

buried pages six feet down

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Rachel Rose

comically sad, embarrassingly hopeful, disgusted romantic

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  • Veronica Coldironabout a year ago

    The abrupt ending packs a terrific wallop. Perfect ending and a very sad one also. Love it!

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