Broken Family

June 11, 2008
By writer@heart BRONZE, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
writer@heart BRONZE, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Favorite Quote:
"If You don't stand for something, you'll fall for anything."


I am running,
I am jogging,
I am trying to escape.
BANG! I hear the glasses breaking
CRY! my mother’s heart is aching
SIGH! Now my fathers taking
the keys and heading out the door.
WHY! is this happening to me,
HOW! could this have come to be,
NOW! my life is incomplete
my family is broken.


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Stormy said...
on Aug. 15 2008 at 10:59 pm
A very good poem. While reading it I can picture everything happening for real.

jae said...
on Aug. 15 2008 at 12:29 am
raquel's words are ones that definately create a vivid picture of a sad, scarey situation. well done.

red said...
on Aug. 11 2008 at 4:25 pm
a great poem, but a bit disturbing. However, very true for so many young children in broken families


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