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despite your tries – so do behave.
They’re mine, not yours, heed my advice
for these are stains that won’t erase.
These are stains that won’t erase,
reprisals for one doomed, disgraced.
Loitering ‘pon shoulders, this burden
Weighs down on scars that won’t erase.
Ah, suffering’s the blessing bestowed
upon the child whose prayers erode -
whose canvas is a blemished mess
of teary stains that won’t erase.
Tender reflections serve but naught
save for splintering hopes unsought.
Reality, truths you display -
truths oh so harsh that won’t erase.
Oh slumber bequeath me your grace,
shelter me from infamy’s graze.
Yet fickle dreams why embody
tainted memoirs that won’t erase?
Such veils of masquerade you wear;
What incarnations of Nightmares
Hold silent sneers and gloating eyes -
Oh stares of scorn won’t you erase?
Caution pertaining to despair -
A stake sign stating “please bewa