Friday, May 8, 2009

El

Doves came out of his eyes
white
fluffy
determined

His belly grew full of dreams
of
PEACE


His feet turned into boats
filled with yellow flowers
his knees bent
he prayed

Doves flew into his eyes
down his throat
and made a nest with the beats
of his heart.

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