Isn't It Time? MAG

By Anonymous

   When I was young,

I needed not ask

any questions

pertaining to my past.

But now that I'm older,

I deserve to know more,

because what if one day,

she comes knocking on my door?

What should I say?

How do I confront her?

Should I say,

"Hi - so you're my biological mother?"

You've held it in long enough,

so tell me the truth.

My mind's confused enough -

I needn't blow the roof

All I know is her age,

But for now, that doesn't matter.

The reason why she left me

is what I am after.

My curiosity is more of

how I came about.

Was she a case of abuse,

or was she just sleepin' around?

It wouldn't hurt me

if it was choice number two.

For I think it would make me appreciate more

being adopted by you.

But all I want is to meet her,

so why do I have to be eighteen?

I'd just want to talk,

and find out a few things.

What if I had half-brothers,

or sisters for that case.

I have a right to know.

You can't deny that to my face!

You can say what you want to,

'cause for now,

I have to believe.

But once my eighteenth

birthday comes,

the truth I will receive.

I'm not doing this to hurt you,

but somehow you must understand.

She may not be my mother,

But she sure can be my friend.

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This article has 3 comments.

on Mar. 19 2012 at 6:23 pm
OwlEyes6 BRONZE, Gilbert, Arizona
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Favorite Quote:
"If you want your children to be intelligent read them fairytales, if you want them to be more intelligent read them more fairytales."
-Albert Einstein

Wow! This is an amazing poem! I loved it! Your words were simply captivating! Terrific job!

on Apr. 19 2010 at 10:41 pm
shy_anna_13 BRONZE, Plainfield, Ohio
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Favorite Quote:
i wish-

almosted cryed reeding this! i love the way you closed it out, its amazinf and well worded- well done :)

on Mar. 25 2009 at 5:21 am
Heyleigh<3s@girl BRONZE, Medical Lake, Washington
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this is amazing,

i dont have your same story,

but in a way i feel i connect with you.

this will open alot of peoples eyes,

keep it up, you have talent,



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