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The Monster Who Lost His Heart and Demolished Mine.

Work, home, work, home,
I don't want your dream,
To lose yourself to money,
No dignity, no self-esteem.

Family? Friends? Love?
No, all you want is wealth,
Heart of silver, mind of gold,
Go ahead, flaunt this "wealth".

Your world is over when
Ben Franklins cease to exist,
You changed my world
With your immorally clenched fists.

With your fingers surrounding
My neck, as I fall to the floor,
As my shrieks fail to
Keep you from strangling me more.

You are ungrateful, vile,
Oblivious to our pain,
You are blind to the sunlight
Until it starts to rain.

You will continue to neglect,
You will never comprehend,
My demolished heart,
My wounds that will never mend.

But I will never lose my morals,
My faith, my hope, my joy,
I will never be like you,
Blind to who you hurt and destroy.



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Yvonne32This teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. said...
Jan. 31, 2010 at 4:08 pm
THis is so packed with emotion, you almost feel like you're there. I hope everything is ok with you now. I will keep you in my prayers, and keep up the good work
 
ElizabethS. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 13, 2009 at 11:36 am
That was really good, powerful. I liked it.
 
Shugo_Tsuki said...
May 11, 2009 at 11:39 pm
That's deep. I hope everything went well for you. My girlfriend knows how I feel and she's read it before.
 
nxexnxaxj said...
May 10, 2009 at 1:06 am
wow, dis is deep, luv it! =]
 
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