words never mean

Words never mean what we want them to mean.” – Jonathan Safran Foer,

Words 

held too long 

released too late 

to land somewhere near 

a silent cold closed heart 

whose gates have closed 

leaving an angry guard to watch over 

the empty streets where no one walks.

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About seagullsea

a seagull flying over the great ocean of life observing.
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