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Broken Guitar

I am weeping,
wallowing in the sadness
of our old love song.
The house reeks
of empty pizza boxes
and spilled beer.
Straining my eyes
I get a glimpse
of my broken guitar
balanced against
your dirty cowboy boots.
I really regret
slamming it over your head.
My eyes are blurred
with the visions of you
and that naked woman
in my bed.
I really am not crying,
about the two of you.
I am just wondering
how I will ever sing
a new love song
with that damn broken guitar.
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

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I am a 60 year old womam, married 42 years. Live on a farm in Canada. Mother, grandmother. Love to write. Poems are a new adventure. I have had story stories and articles published. more…

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