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Dangerous Game

I am a powerless pawn
In a dangerous game
I am only a victim,
With no reason or name
I am his captive
He holds my fate
My future looks bleak
As he closes the gate
No one can see this
No one but me
My bonds are invisible
They think I am free
But loving him
Is not a choice
It’s demand on my heart
It strangles my voice
I live in terror
I fear the worst
And although he assures me
That I’ll never be hurt
I don’t believe him
He’s said this before
Once I had faith
But I don’t anymore

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Dating violence is a common theme in my poems because it has been present in many of my relationships.
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Of being lied to or not knowing. And being sure of your unsure ness

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