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Veneer – A Quadrille


Full of bluster
and confidence
but you were broken
when I found you
As I peeled away
the layers of
your thick veneer
beneath was
a wretched soul
Beaten and bruised
by life’s tragic sorrows
A product of your
You took no prisoners
Christine Bolton - Poetry for Healing ©

Wish is hosting Monday Quadrille at
D'Verse Poets tonight and has prompted
us with the word 'Peel'

A quadrille is a poem of exactly 44 words
excluding the title

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