The Moon

Represents my heart

To those unknown

I look nice

On the outside

But, look closer,

I am flawed

I am ugly

I have been hit

Injured, and scarred

But,

It matters not

I am still loved

By those who care

Friends

Who are truly

Curious

About me

When I play

With my rabbits

They join me

They help me

Take one small step

So that I will

Take one giant leap

*** Header image by Alexander Andrews on Unsplash

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