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Apolune



I look like a harmless deer
Blinded by your lights
Ah, but I'm not
As I appear to you
Frozen by your lumens
Trapped by witty chat chimerical
Foiled and brought to naught
By your performance
Though for the moment
I have been the foil that makes your mirror
Not the foil that makes you bright
Your badinage and baggage
Will dimish in the night
I am apolune.
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

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