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Like a neurotoxin,
The first time I saw you,
I became paralysed,
Rooted to the spot.
A simple ‘hi’ from you,
Led to an over stimulation of the senses,
My neurotransmitters became overwhelmed.
I couldn’t move,
I could barely breathe,
I definitely couldn’t speak.
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