Age of Empathy
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Age of Empathy

The Fault In Our Stars

A Sonnet

The fault in our stars,
All I ever wanted was you, embraced in my arms
All I ever wanted was peace, to go to sleep at the sound of a thousand guitars
And what did I get? Scars, only scars.

That’s the fault in our stars,
That’s the pain in our hearts,
The raging fury burning all the tiny parts
that make us…



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Arslan Ali

Code artist by the day, writer by the night. Bookworm living in Italy.