NL (2006 / )

An Issue Of Trust

I do not allow
people
into my heart.

I do not trust them
to not
tear it all apart.

I do not trust
people
not to hurt or betray
me.

And so I protect
my heart
by locking the gate
and hiding the key.

In all of this mistrust
I can clearly see
That one I truly do not trust
is me.

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Comments (4)

And that's how the story usually goes. Brilliant slow build to the epic revelation! Enjoyed the read.
very good, the end was fantastic!
I agree with Brian, the end was very good. Preets
Noemi, great ending... very profound. Well done! ! Brian