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lil  ·  2174 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: a love poem

Flags - did you write that?

flagamuffin  ·  2174 days ago  ·  link  ·  

I did write this one yes ma'am.

lil  ·  2174 days ago  ·  link  ·  

There's a lot of things I like about it: the squirrel, the housecat, the way wronged and strong rhyme (and grail, attain, assail) (and all those hard b's in the third stanza), because restraint is hard and you bite your lip.

It sounds a little unrequited, if it weren't for the embrace!

ahh the embrace. Have fun flags.

flagamuffin  ·  2174 days ago  ·  link  ·  

It's about unequal love, not unrequited.

Thanks lil

lil  ·  2172 days ago  ·  link  ·  

At the end of the day, is there a difference between unequal and unrequited?

flagamuffin  ·  2172 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Yeah I think unequal is a lot worse and more destructive