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Shut it off (Conversations with myself)

Misfit7 posted this thread...
Oct. 16, 2013 at 3:31 pm

Hey, I'm new to this sight (and also kind off new to sharing my work,,) Any thoughts or advise welcome :) Tx 
Dark                                                             Cold                                                             Lonely                                                           A black hole now stands where my heart once did.

Tears burning behind closed windows                  

But they still remain well hid

Just shut it off                                                
shut it off                                                       shut it off

Bitter                                                         Brutal                                                         Heavy                                                         Is the weight of life that drags you down           

Happiness comes and goes like mist                    

It will disappear again soon leaving you hunched on the ground.

So shut it off                                                 Shut it off                                                 Shut it off

I'm caught up in the storm with no way to escape.
Don't know if I'll survive..

So shut it off                                                 Shut it off                                                   Shut it off now you silly child!

Living here out in the open,                                   Your bound to just get hurt.                                   And afterward you'll be picking up
the broken pieces in the dirt.

Best to keep safe.                                        
Shut out the pain.                                             Rebuild the broken walls                                       To shield you from the rain. 

It might still be lonely,                                     But at least it is dry.                                       Cut off the stone cold world outside,                    
Stay hidden where they can't see you cry

Please, for your own sake!

Just shut it off                                             Shut it off                                                   Shut it off...

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