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Look at me
Close your eyes
When I close my eyes you appear like a ghost
When I close my eyes, every wrong word I have ever said to you is played back
When I close my eyes, I can feel every one of your tears falling down my face
When I close my eyes, I can smell your beauty
When I close my eyes, I can feel all the pain I've caused you
When I close my eyes, I can see our future and past both slipping away
When I close my eyes, I can feel your disconnect
Your heart is lonely
You have been betrayed
My words which used to sweep you like leaves in a summer breeze
They now push you away into yourself
Where did you go
I can see your eyes and your lips
They quiver because someone turned their back on you
someone you love
You've been slain
You've been abused
I can see your scars beneath your skin
And your heart all over the floor
We look at each other
we can see our past in each other's eyes
I look into your beautiful brown eyes and I can see every good and bad moment we've ever shared
When I close my eyes I'm with you
What do you see?
I see me
And none of you
Now I close my eyes again.