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Safety Off

July 14, 2011
By theintrovertmonologues DIAMOND, Pittsford, New York
theintrovertmonologues DIAMOND, Pittsford, New York
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I live in he**.
The devil’s breath
is my air and it smells
of rotting corpses and
decaying dreams. Sinful
deeds are the only fuels
for any kind of

You live here with me
and suffer just as much
as I do, but
I am not as strong
as you and I want to
see what comes after this.

So if it’s okay with you
I’m going to leave this gun,
resting in my palm,
loaded and with the safety off.
If my hand happens to twitch,
do not fret. It won’t
be aiming
at you.

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Calyps0 GOLD said...
on Jul. 21 2011 at 6:59 pm
Calyps0 GOLD, Bethel, Connecticut
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Favorite Quote:
"Love is just a word until you find someone who gives it a definition."

I held on to every word. I love this.