Fog on a Mirror

I wasn't ready for the things that I learned,
of the breaking of hearts or how the world turns.
I quench all the fires with whiskey that burns
cause in your November arms I will never find warmth.

You weren't ready for a love that was true,
You were born for the sun, and my heart is the moon.
Colors surround you, I can just sing the blues.
My winter-born heart always plays out of tune.

Now I'm older and wiser, I can see crystal clear,
That I fell for your love, like you fell for my fear.
There's something we're lacking, like fog on a mirror,
Our messages written, soon disappear.

But life has it's way with every person I've met,
Like insects surrounded by a young child's net.
And I am imperfect, on this you can bet,
I only drink to remember, just how to forget.

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Oh! How the fires from my

Oh! How the fires from my embers steam this waking of images.
Written out heartbreak from your heartstrings.
Words within a mirror conjured on a plastic screen.
How tormenting this beauty.
Poetry that is hand held placed gently within the confines of a heart.

Brilliancy in the making.

"We are, Each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another." -Luciano De Crescenzo