Why do people change?

April 19, 2009
By Jherek0948 BRONZE, Aurora, Illinois
Jherek0948 BRONZE, Aurora, Illinois
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Why do people change?

We all do, but why?
Do we get more mature?
Do we realize that we have been acting wrong?
Do we see that we could be better off by acting different?

Do we change for the better?
I go off being a better person
and helping all around us.
Realize we have been wrong
and changed because of it.

Do we change for the worst?
Go off as a worse person,
affecting the world negatively as we go.

Do we hurt people as we change?
Leave old friends and relationships behind
for new ones that could be better or worse.
Give up love just to be who we aren’t?

When we change, are we still ourselves?
In a new way you are but
you older self becomes a stranger to you.

Why do people change?


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on Jun. 5 2009 at 7:41 pm
E.L.W. PLATINUM, Glen Allen, Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels.
The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes -
the ones who see things differently.
They're not fond of rules and they have no respect for the status quo.
They push the human race forward.

beautiful thoughts and I love the questions -- but I would spend more time answering the questions and maybe work on the writing a bit.

on May. 9 2009 at 1:15 am
Jherek0948 BRONZE, Aurora, Illinois
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too many questions? questions is the whole point of this kind of poetry just to let you know

on May. 7 2009 at 9:50 pm
-xlimitless239x- GOLD, Vanceboro, North Carolina
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too many questions. too bad.


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