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So this is what its come to








Surrounded by sorrow








I close my eyes








Not wanting to see tomorrow










I Listen in


Their words are quick


I love them


Yet they make me sick



Who do I trust?



Who's side am I on?



I worry about them


From dusk till dawn



Sometimes I feel surrounded



Clouded with dismay


Yet I must be strong


And get through another day



They say life's a battle



I say it's war


Sometimes I wanna get even


Wanna even up the score



A cloud hangs over me


I'm drowning in the rain


I wanna reach the surface


And defeat the pain



Yet I'm stuck at the bottom


I can't get any air


I'm drowning in a Wave


Of my own despair



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GangstaEyes This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 27, 2011 at 8:36 am
This is so amazing! Very powerful and I can relate- every verse speaks to the reader. Keep writing! :)
 
StrangeJade This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 8, 2011 at 7:20 pm
Wow! That's excellent. Keep writing! Please! :)
 
CieraDesiree replied...
Jul. 11, 2011 at 5:52 pm
This is amazing(: I loved it, wonderful rhyme and flow.
 
samiasaskia24 replied...
Jul. 17, 2011 at 7:05 pm
Absolutely Gorgeous again! You have a great talent and use it well, keep up the beautiful way of forming an atmosphere!
 
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