Poetry On Odyssey: Soft Heart
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Poetry On Odyssey: Soft Heart

She's not made of glass but she can still be hurt.

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Poetry On Odyssey: Soft Heart
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She has a soft heart,

but she will let you

try and break it.

She won't tell you that it can't be broken.


Her soft heart is malleable,

it's been formed and reformed

through her life.

You won't break it.


At best you'll restore

some missing part.

At the worst,

you'll reshape it once more.


But her soft heart

is not what you need

to worry about breaking.

Her spirit is what will take the pain.


She is the one who

has guy friends

that aren't afraid to

fight some of her fights for her.


The same friends that

will build a pillow fort

and watch old movies

when you won't.


They know when she

is hurt,

even when she doesn't

tell them.


They'll know what you

are doing to her

before she can even

guess at what you have in store.


She may have a soft heart,

but if you break her spirit

it won't be her heart

you have to worry about.


She'll hold her friends back

to save you before they can do anything.

It is only because she knows

how to protect her heart.


It won't be the friends

you have to worry about.

No, you hurt her soft heart

and broke her spirit.


Her mind is the force

to be reckoned with.

Her heart will sit and watch what happens

as she burns your world down.

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