Didn’t I tell you to leave me alone?
To go far away and never come back?
Yet here I find you nestled comfortably
Deep in my thoughts
Slipping through each and every crack
Just finding your way back in
No matter how I try
To shut you out
Embedded in my skin
There you stay
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