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I Find That My Mind Not Only Wanders, But Leaves Me Completely

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    The Mind

    The mind, A funny thing, Never constant, In fact, Sometimes, Completely wonders away, Usually, When I most need it.
    storywriter2 storywriter2 46-50 May 23, 2012

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    Where It Goes, I Do Not Know

    but it sure must have fun when it gets there.... I only wish I could tag along sometimes.
    lms2 lms2 46-50 1 Response May 19, 2012

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    I still have nightmares of my first crush showing a note to all his friends that said I love you on it and said it was from me... and then there is my first kiss since it was with...
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    Or that procedure in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. Either one would suffice. If I could just erase a few of these memories I'd be better.
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    I wish my skin had a button. Like when I got slapped, or kissed from someone In the past, or a spanking from my childhood. Those things just stick with me sadly.
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    I can't compete with your ex.. :/
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    Seriously!! I need a brain detox!
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