I Take My Tears Back.

February 19, 2009
By JessicaOchoa SILVER, Phoenix, Arizona
JessicaOchoa SILVER, Phoenix, Arizona
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Here's a shout out to lilyan H. from Tallahassee. She wrote "I Take My tears Back." and that's exactly what I did. I knew a woman I once called mom. Over and over again she opened and hurt my already frail heart. But now I take back my tears that I cried when I begged her to come home and when I begged her not to take those pills. Now I take back the heart that she took and threw away. Now I take back my hope that was wasted on the dream that she would not hurt me anymore. I take it all back so she won't control me. Like lilyan, I'm a free woman.


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on Nov. 30 2009 at 9:03 pm
Vildarra SILVER, Greenville, Florida
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Favorite Quote:
"Homo sum" Terence

I'm Lilyan Howard, nice to meet you, thank you for the shout out I love to see that someone got something from my poems :)

on Oct. 3 2009 at 3:29 pm
coco3ho3 BRONZE, Ill, Illinois
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I just got a ipod my first noe in years i was so happy.

on Oct. 3 2009 at 3:24 pm
coco3ho3 BRONZE, Ill, Illinois
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that is cool.




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