Inner Sanctum

I hold the keys to my inner cell
What I display is my outer shell
The price is high to my sanctuary
You are the first through my actuary

Don’t be distressed by my ardent test
I have to make sure it’s for the best
Once that you passed you will get to me
See all my flaws and the need for my keys
Β© 2011 Michael Yost

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14 responses to “Inner Sanctum

  1. Like the concept and the flow. I to have a set of keys, yet as I get older it is more WYSIWYG. πŸ™‚ I kept loosing the keys.

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  2. We hold our keys tightly!

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  3. Those keys are security we need to be able to be free to chose wisely when, where and how to use them. I enjoy this concept πŸ™‚

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  4. Ah, the circle of trust! A lot of wisdom in this piece. πŸ™‚

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  5. It’s important to build walls to protect ourselves…but good to give out keys to a trusted few! πŸ˜€ xx

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  6. well how special would it be if you just let any body in…smiles…solid boundaries are a good thing…

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  7. Oh yes indeed! We are a shell when we want to be, and open up ONLY when we deem it “safe” ..

    Superbly expressed, Michael.. I can totally relate to this one!!

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