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A Vision of SolitudeAn elaborate palace of sharp gold and ruby,
Surrounds a solemn throne in the ballroom below,
A place where the crowds would dance and sing,
Is now nothing but an empty, broken hall.
His clothes protect his pale form carefully,
The only thing that's ever held him close,
The hair on his head is a mass of tussled tendrils,
A dull blonde shade makes a colourless glow.
A long scarf lines his neck like the twine of a snake,
Flowing gracefully around in the howling wind,
Although it cries a woeful tune,
As no one will ever see its true beauty.
Eyes that shine like an amethyst sun,
Have never shared a moment with another,
Blind to the views of compassion and caring,
Longing only to embrace the warmth of a friend.
This house where he lives cannot be called a sanctuary,
The desires of his dreams get buried away,
Under a canvas of crimson and fire,
The ashes are a majesty of his solitude.
Loneliness knows no love or hope,
Loneliness sits and waits in the cold,
Loneliness reaches out and whis
Better Books Than Twilight+Better Vampire Books To Read Than Twilight+
This is just a simple list of books or novel series about vampires that have a more engaging plot, likeable and believable characters with depth and flaws, better writing, and are all-around a lot more enjoyable than the Twilight series and are worth reading or at least worth checking out for anybody whos a fan of vampires.
Dracula (Bram Stoker)- Pretty much the quintessential vampire novel as well as establishing the traditional vampire archetype, this story chronicles Johnathan Harker traveling to Count Draculas lair on an innocent business trip, and eventually culminates with Harker, vampire hunter Van Helsing, and a few other men trying to kill Dracula in order to save Harkers wife, Mina. Story can sometimes be a little too coincidental when it comes to plot, lags a little in areas, but nevertheless is a classic piece of literature.
Salems Lot (Stephen King)- Acclaimed horror wri
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