For years the bear lay sleeping inside her.
She was fire she was ice.
Living on the border between this world
and the next.
She was love when love seemed lost, she
Her fierceness lay subdued.
Then she met a man who broke her heart
wide open. Words so sweet he could turn
black into white.
He was smooth he was liquid, he was
He sang songs only her heart could hear.
This man was intoxicating, he was magic,
he was the magician of hearts.
A man who disappeared as magically as
That was the year the bear inside her
Her ferociousness became strong and
slowly leaked out as she protected her
She became a myth, a legend and a
fairytale all wrapped in one.
Her heart was her guide but she kept it
wrapped in the hide of the bear with no
Until the day another arrived to shatter
the walls she’d built protecting her heart.
The bear retreated as he was defeated
when she let this man Break her heart