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Sleeping beauty.

A devastating remark,
A broken heart,
A stained path,
Prominent pain...

I trace back the hours,
To a heartfelt surprise,
Christmas morning,
Within a Joker,
And the purple fabric,
I remembered, and smiled.

I could not lose
A friend in my heart,
As my heart could not lose,
a friend like you.

Beyond our differences,
too nice, too worried,
I hurried... to tell you,
That deep within,

I was sorry, I let you go by,
Because the sleeping beauty,
inside me,
Would never die.

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