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Can't take back the love that I gave you
It's to the point where I love and I hate you
And I cannot change you, so I must replace you, oh
Easier said than done, I thought you were the one
Listenin' to my heart instead of my head…”
You stood in the middle of ours.
Definite and debonair.
Mama with a big black
Patent leather handbag.
Draped over her arm.
Chic. Loose coat holding no baby inside.
Madaddy suited, slanted wide brim hat.
As if he were seeing Paris
After the war.
Behind them the tall trees
Made shade. And fences
Held back the houses
And kept them off the sidewalk
And out of the street
Steel-veined with streetcar lines
Before they were erased like markings
From a game of hopscotch.
Were there shadows rolling in under the trees?
I see them now.”
As a counselor once told me -- a counselor for Disaffected Yought, I might add: 'You like that crap because it reminds you of you.' Couldn't of said it better or put it more bluntly. Don't even disagree with it either.”
They must have, anyway, for they did
what no one did, what even we
they saw us
and spared us.”
That night they made shadows of us,
made us bigger, wilder than we were--”
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