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with your bitter, twisted lies.
You may trod me in the very dirt
but still, like dust, I’ll rise.”
and they have left you
do not question
whether you were
the problem was
you were so enough
they were not able to carry it.”
not because you glow,
but because you are the drop off of a skyscraper.
You are the distance to the ground,
you are what people fear to fall into,
you are what people risk their lives to see.
And when someone does finally see you,
it is because they were courageous enough to look”
is learning how to witch yourself
in slow motion.
When they say your name
like a curse,
say it back to them
like an incantation.
When they call you cold,
show them how you conjure fire.”
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