On Applying to Boarding School

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Three words echo in my mind...


How To Apply



But instead of being

the directions

the map

the road I am to follow,

instead they are a question.


A question which I am afraid to answer.

How To Apply?

How am I supposed to do this?

How am I supposed to abandon everything?

Everyone.

How To Apply?

How can I not abandon this

bull life I now live??

How To Apply?

How can I make everyone understand

that I can't go on in this way?

How To Apply?

How To Type In My Name

And Press Send?

How To Sacrifice

The Girl I Am

For the Woman I Want To Become?

How To Apply.

The three words

I adore

and dread.

But there are three other words

I adore

and dread

even more:

Application Accepted;

Welcome.





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Ya Budd! said...
Jun. 17, 2009 at 11:01 pm
Hey megan!! lol i always liked ya stories/poems... lol keep up the good work, and wun day you will be the next... well idkk anybody.. but keep up the good work.. P.S. hope you have fun at bording skewl.<-- dont know how to spell.. lol
 
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