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Red Hair (Poetry)


A poem to the lady with bright red hair.

How did you learn to strut your stuff?

To walk down the street with pride?

Your hair draws attention that will cause others to hide.

What's your story?

You're walk is one of time,

the lines on your face that of experience,

wisdom from another age.

What do you in as you walk down the street?

Do you recall the faces that you meet?


To the lady with bright red hair

do you care when others stare?

Did you notice me when you walked by?

Another girl in a sea of lies.

Were you ever like me?

Hollowed face with an icy stare.

Did you ever feel like me?


To the lady with the bright red hair.

I'll never see you again,

but it's not like you care.

Wish my hair stayed this red.

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Hiya all.

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