If the World Could See

July 28, 2009
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They yell,
They tease,
They laugh in your face.
What is it like to really have a place?

All I want is for someone to care.
Oh why, oh why, isn't the world fair?

Won't you listen,
When I'm feeling blue?
I listen for you.

Why do you yell at me,
For the things I cannot control?

Since when is being different,
Been a crime?

Will you see,
I am me.

Will you please stop to see,
That all I want is for you not to tease,
Not to laugh,
Not to yell.

I want to be seen,
For who I am.
I am me,
In my actions,
But really,
I am just like you.

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TiwiniS said...
Jul. 11, 2011 at 1:08 pm
I can feel the emotion behind the poem. Good job!!
annkaykay2011 said...
Aug. 10, 2009 at 7:23 am
I can relate to that. Ur longing for that place you belong but you can't seen to find it, so you try your best to be you
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