My Dad

March 31, 2009
By Anonymous

My dad, he has a disease,
you may not understand but it's like a cancer,only worse.
See, it'll never go away.
It's either in remission or full blast.
My dad had a relapse, and well, it's gonna kill him.
WAY faster that any cancer you know of.
Like I said, you probably won't understand.
I can't even explain the full extent of it.
But I do know what it can do.
It has turned him into a monster, a zombie even.
His disease is overwhelming & overpowering.
It rules his life now, like a god.
He needs help, sure there are treatment centers, & meetings to make the process a little "easier".
But nothing seems to work, he has tried it all.
I know there is something out there that can help him, not cure but help.
See his disease is an addiction,
A drug addiction.

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on Sep. 11 2009 at 6:54 pm
vamppoet16 SILVER, Hayden, Alabama
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Favorite Quote:
"If i tell you I love you, can I keep you forever?"

hey jess ive always loved this poem. im proud of u.


love ashleynicole

on Aug. 9 2009 at 4:19 pm
emo.panda101 BRONZE, Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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iam the greatest dork!!

my dad is the same way buh the thing is my dad moved away cause what he was doing hurt me alot then he went to jail he was never there for me really hes stilll in jail nd he got a new life one with out me buh he gets out he wants me to go to ohio to live with him nd his new family hes getting better after 15 years this made me think of my life i love it keep writing plz

Zero_K DIAMOND said...
on Aug. 8 2009 at 11:35 pm
Zero_K DIAMOND, Moosic, Pennsylvania
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Favorite Quote:
"Life's no fun if you're not insane, otherwise you grow up to be an accountant." -Moi

This is so sad. I hope that he can oversome the addiction. This is a great poem. ZERO

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