January 27, 2008
By Miranda Curry, Blue Mound, IL

I am a mindless creature living in a robotic world.
I eat, drink, and dream only when I am told.
I think when I am meant to.
I speak up only once called upon.
I am functioning in sequence with all the other robots breathing beside me.
Taking the same steps, walking the same path.
I want to choose a seperate road.
This one is not meant for me.
I want to make my own decisions.
This life is not the one for me.
I want to live the life that's mine.
I do not want to be another mindless creature going through the steps of life
with every other robot.
I want to be,

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