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Done And Dusted
by Tinka Boukes

Saturday, September 04, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Done And Dusted 


Drained from emotions

Onto a mission of self destruction

Not to share...not to believe

Even to enjoy another moment


After many hours of waiting

Not you...not me

Dared to take the chance


Days became dark...nights darker

Useless hours of hope...wanting

Seeing you fade away

To pursue romance...not you...not me

Endless hours of dreaming

Done and dusted


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Reviewed by Ronald Hull 10/17/2010
My hope is that those endless hours are over.

Reviewed by Jon Willey 9/13/2010
A torrent of complex emotions so difficult to get ones arms around Tinka. I hope you are well and ready to stay with us in the den my dear friend. May love and peace be always with you. Jon Michael
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 9/10/2010
I can relate, TinkaSweets. It is sad that one can give so much love and it is not returned. I hope you are doing well. Love and best wishes to you,

Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 9/8/2010
You do these well Tinks, done and dusted is about how I feel, however I'm trying to go for a better thrill, hugs&love
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart 9/7/2010
Deeply touching Tinka.
Reviewed by Susan Sonnen 9/5/2010
Beautiful and haunting, Tinka.
Reviewed by jude forese 9/5/2010
better than being done & busted ;)
Reviewed by Carole Mathys 9/5/2010
Haunting words, Tinks...but so good to read your words again hope you join us more. Take care, hugs

Reviewed by Dawn Anderson 9/5/2010
Such a poignant write, Tinka. Beautiful work.
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader) 9/4/2010
Very beautiful writing sweet lady ...nice to read you again stay safe and well.Hugsss
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 9/4/2010
poignant read
Reviewed by M Flack 9/4/2010
Very sad bittersweet poem on what seems to be Unrequited love.
You as always have a wonderful way with words.
So much meaning in so few words.
Well done.
Reviewed by Ch'erie de Perrot 9/4/2010
Eptimoizes sorrow with depth..hurtful to read, stimulating!
Extending all my love to you this day dearest
Love Ch'erie
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 9/4/2010
Beautiful writing, Tinka; well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in America, Karen Lynn in Texas. :D
Reviewed by Paul Berube 9/4/2010
Beautifully done, Tinka.
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 9/4/2010
Excellent poem ~ not to be forgotten!
Reviewed by TONY NERONE 9/4/2010
Those things happen beautiful brown eyes. It happens when both are not willing to chance of being hurt. Don't be a stranger write some more.


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