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Single life

Standing where waves end, still full of pain,
I'm now merely a part of the food chain.

Enter the ocean of the seekers,
Fresh flesh into a darkened world,
Imposingly shallow in the deepness.

Circling and circling, the sharks are wary,
Unable to stop, for death becomes certainty.

I'm merely chum for the predators,
And there’s blood in the water…
From my bleeding heart.

by Atavist
posted on 12/15/2009

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Comments: 54

Comment by SnakeArts: Jul 27, 2018 7:29 am
Short and sweet, hang in there you will meet someone when you least expect it.
Comment by madz13379: Aug 12, 2017 6:08 am
So melancholic and metaphorically brilliant

Thanks for sharing
Comment by unrelatedthoughts: Aug 19, 2014 6:43 pm
single life sucks this bad
Comment by TiffantAnnLoganAdams: Dec 3, 2012 5:39 pm
Amazing. Love the way could c it in my minds eye
Comment by livelife: Dec 10, 2011 9:04 am
Comment by blondie610: Nov 23, 2011 8:51 am
very nice
Comment by prettyspl: Oct 9, 2011 11:58 pm
Hmmm .. this was different for you, no? I love it and would like to see you write more on the 'dark side' .. with your talent, you make a dark poem something extra special!
Comment by Frosty: Sep 21, 2011 7:24 pm
Good, but very sad.. and I usually don't like sad poems. but I like this
Comment by Melanie: Sep 21, 2011 11:42 am
I believe you are a very talented writer! i give you props!
Comment by princessariel540: Sep 21, 2011 6:36 am
this is very deep and very good as well your a talented writer

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