General Poetry posted May 26, 2021

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The pain behind the smile


by jenintorre

Here's Sadie
an elegant lady
looking fine in her pretty new hat.


Wearing pearls
to impress all the girls
at ladies day at the racing track.


Lovely smile
which she wears all the while
to disguise the pain that's in her back.

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