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poetry by j matthew waters

Reckoning


The fear in your face
scared me half to death.
In just a matter of seconds
your eyes told me a story
I never want to hear again.

Why you drifted into the desert
that starless night
only you’ll understand.
I just prayed to god
your pistols were loaded.



august two thousand twelve
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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