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The perfect wallflower

I'm the perfect wallflower.

I live in the shadows.

Oh how I love the corner

The darkest place of the room,


Burning eyes ignore me

But I see it all

I laugh my head off - the cliché.

Lies part from the prettiest of lips,


I see through them all.

Words float about my head

Dangerous words - secrets,

And I step out of the shadows.


The dark wallflower.

And as I stand in the light

I throw my head back and laugh

I laugh and bathe in my power,


Oh the perfect wallflower.

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