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Words



Hurtful words come out of the mouth
They cannot be taken back
I do not take offense
So I can stay on track
But things will be different
From this day on
I will not be hurt again
Nor will I be wronged
Forgive and forget is what we are taught
That has already been done
But the lesson learned needs to stay
So the lesson happens only once
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Submitted on April 17, 2011

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABCBDEFGHIJK
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 325
Words 69
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 12

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