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Love Is Dead In Metropolis by Poerti Love Is Dead In Metropolis by Poerti
The awesome and wonderful model: :iconempatia-stock:

She is very kind and appreciative! Please visit her at DA!
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Named to a wonderful song of Anne Clark called "Sleeper In Metropolis"

As a sleeper in metropolis
You are insignificance
Dreams become entangled in the system

Environment moves over the sleeper:
Conditioned air
Conditions sedated breathing
The sensation of viscose
sheets on nakes flesh
Soft and warm
But lonesome in the
blackened ocean of night

Confined in the helpless safety
of diseres and dreams
We fight our insignificance
The harder we fight
The higher the wall

outside the city spreads
Like an illness
It's symptoms

In cars that cruise to
inevitable destinations
Tailed by the silent spotlights
Of Society created paranoia

No alternative could grow
Where love cannot take root
No shadows will replace
The warmth of your contact

Love is dead in metropolis
All contact through glove or partition
What a waste
The City -
A wasting disease.
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Many have perhaps seen Love Is Dead In Metropolis by ~Poerti before. The rest of this artist's gallery is certainly worth some attention as well. ( Featured by IreneLangholm )
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Deketai Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013
I hope you do not mind, but I used this on a poem of mine. I make no money, and you get full credit. Proof: [link]
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Poerti Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013
It's just a pleasure - please use it for your wonderful poem!
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Taterbug203203 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012
oh that soo lovely -smiles- the mear love in this is wonderful and sooo good i wish i can do someing like that
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Verspera Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2011
great job =) =)
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bellaraynoah98 Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2010
umm...what does this mean? did someone kill her? i'm not very good at deciphering poems
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Beautiful. Simply amazing.
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bsp2232 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2010
Fabulous! Really Amazing!!
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DeathOfATragedy Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Very impressive artwork. I like the fluidity of the elements of it. :)
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Vincent-Nocturnal Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
So beautiful how horrific this is.

I am in awe of your talent.
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nine9nine9 Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
Featured in my 2/10/10 journal -- [link]
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