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Stand and Don’t Stammer

Stand a little taller in the exposing light,
let your realities come to bear.
Give a new clarity to the wonders of sight,
focusing on the pinpoint of the square.

Unleash a voice for the beliefs that you hold,
reticence shall not serve you well.
Embrace the countenance of the newly bold,
awash in a torrent no words can quell.

Cockiness and surety are cousins, to be sure,
sorted by those who receive their touch.
True self-belief is intoxicatingly cast to inure,
rebuffing dishonesty’s acid etched crutch.

Talk directly to us in well-measured tones,
we may embrace the content of what you espouse.
Clarify the musty; yes, expose the unknowns,
a magnificent meeting of minds you’ll arouse.

Submitted officially for Doreen’s Behind the Mask Challenge

By AlwaysMyWords

© 2009 AlwaysMyWords (All rights reserved)


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