50 WORDS

Thrifty Word Challenge 50 Words #77: Love

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V-day brought excitement

In elementary.

Who paid attention to me —

Valentine lies.

Years dragged by, alone

Time passed.

While seeking crumbs of affection,

Desperately needy.

Finally married, V-day teased

Spoiling affection.

Capitalism breaking love’s true meaning

In stuff.

Who knew that finding a loving space

Meant choosing love?

Finally…

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