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Mornings


Author: expiring_touch
ASL Info:    30/f/Hamburg
Elite Ratio:    3.94 - 139 /256 /171
Words: 93
Class/Type: Poetry /Misc
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Mornings



Why does it hurt me so much? Or better – why does it linger,
Fermenting between the folds of my consciousness, resurrecting.
I wake up, slowly,
slowly to the unforgiving glare of a new day.
and it’s not just my shoulders
that feel discomfort
Because the aircon has been turned too low
And there’s no hiding from it in my small room.
I stumble from my bed, where my body is sprawled
Diagonally. Because I’m Russian and I like to expropriate
all the spaces that had once been yours.




Submitted on 2013-10-23 11:15:39     Terms of Service / Copyright Rules
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  This captures perfectly the groggy regret felt on a morning when you almost wish you just didn't wake up. Too tired to carry on, too stubborn to give up. Thanks for sharing, and keep writing!
| Posted on 2013-10-25 00:00:00 | by TheSnoitart | [ Reply to This ]


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