Nobody to a Somebody

October 7, 2009
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Nobody:Though I sit upon this seat, I am neglected, an outcast. People pass by me, not seeing me. I wonder, "Do I truly exist? To them, not giving any second glance, I am worth nothing. I am a nobody."

Somebody:I see a person sitting there, I neglect her, she is an outcast. I see many people pass her by, not seeing her. I guess she was just my imagination, she doesn't exist. I give her no second glance, she is nothing. She must be a nobody.

Nobody:I am alone, no one cares about my misery. A sombody passed me a while ago. She gave me a second glance, maybe she notices me. What do I do? She held out her hand to me. I took it, I felt like a somebody.

Somebody:I risked a second glance, she saw. I truly noticed her. I walked up to her. She seemed confused. "Come with me," I said and I held out my hand. As she took it, she became a somebody.

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kyliebdrum said...
Oct. 22, 2009 at 7:48 pm
tht was really good, a little short but i really liked it!
dancerpoet92 said...
Oct. 19, 2009 at 7:44 pm
i love the idea of your piece its so true
zenniebaybieex3 said...
Oct. 16, 2009 at 10:45 pm
I really like this piece of work but it would have been better if it was a bit longer.
Mizotron replied...
Oct. 19, 2009 at 4:51 pm
most of the time i write these when im bored in class and i have a bit of extra time on my hands.... i write as much as i can as fast as i can... but i rarely pick up the same train of thought i have once ive stopped... so i just post em as they are...
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