A Collective of Poems

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A Collective of Poems

The Price of Art

The Mona Lisa

A Starry Night

The Sistine Chapel

beautiful pieces of excellency

for what price.

restless nights and endless days

passion blurring everything else of importance

love

desire

hygiene

a fire inside of you

only burning to finish what you've started

a flame of determination

that you wish only to extinguish

not knowing why it's there

or if it will still be there once you are done

what if it leaves you with nothing but a shell of who you wanted to be?

a flame is only beautiful until you have become burned

so,

at what price is beauty?

at what price is art?

the price of your life

or the price...of your heart?

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