Poetry on Odyssey: Love Hurts
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Poetry on Odyssey: Love Hurts

It heals, and it breaks.

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Poetry on Odyssey: Love Hurts
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Love Hurts

She lives to love and be loved,

yet it comes with great risk for her.


She loves so much

that she gives herself away

to the neediest of them all.


She loves so much

that she drains out every ounce

until she turns pale and faint.


She loves so much

that she starves herself of happiness

to feed the souls of those who mourn.


She loves so much

that she hurts herself, not others,

because she would not hurt them.


She loves so much

that she freezes in a cold world

until she is beaten down numb.


She loves so much

that she burns to the ground

and lays in the ashes of defeat.


She loves so much…

...because she cares.

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