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Musings of Madness

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Corinne
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state of confusion


0 posted 11-07-1999 07:13 PM       View Profile for Corinne   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to Submit your Poem to Passions  View IP for Corinne

Musings of Madness
*
From her words I can clearly see
Verses of a lunacy, she speaks in
Venomously verbose ventriloquy
*
Feeding rage, attacking indiscriminately
Paranoia and madness, imaginary
Soliloquy of pain etched randomly
*
Lovers betray, they appear at every turn
In many disguises, under various aliases
Some chemical imbalance within her churns

We witness in sadness and horror
While she accuses innocent onlookers
Insanity rising, this suicidal explorer

How absolutely alone she must feel
Where loving means owning, possessing,
Obsessing, her world surreal, unreal

Self-torturous musing pouring down like rain
Her icy fingers quick on the old typewriter
Torrent of hot tears, anger flowing in her veins

Itís more than you can bear, just sleep now
Pray for guidance, peace in your soul
Ask now, before you have forgotten how


© 1999 Corinne Bailey
© Copyright 1999 Corinne - All Rights Reserved
X Angel
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1 posted 11-07-1999 08:25 PM       View Profile for X Angel   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for X Angel

Wow what a vocabulary you have!
This was fun to read, it went alnog really smoothly
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Poet deVine
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2 posted 11-08-1999 12:00 AM       View Profile for Poet deVine   Email Poet deVine   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Poet deVine

Glad I found this before it slipped off the first page. An excellent poem filled with great imagery and word usage!
Watcher666
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3 posted 11-08-1999 11:31 AM       View Profile for Watcher666   Email Watcher666   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit Watcher666's Home Page   View IP for Watcher666

Liked this much!

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