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the killing heart

and I realise all my life has been
a search for someone to love
be it God or art or even just myself
 
the broken youth becomes
the weird misshapen man
 
the boy with a red balloon
still entombed like Tutankhamun
 
back when I was 17 I would have done
most things for love
 
and that’s what I find
most horrifying
Written by Casted_Runes (Mr Karswell)
Published
Author's Note
Written while listening to The Smiths’ “There Is a Light That Never Goes Out”.
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