Hiding Behind This Mask

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I am mostly happy,
But sometimes I hide behind that.
I act like I'm happy,
But inside I'm crying.
Sometimes I let it slip-out,
That first tear leads to what seem Like a never ending flow.
Yes,
I know it's wrong to wear a mask,
But if I didn't and you knew the real me,
Would you still be by my side?





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casielynnxoxo said...
Aug. 23, 2011 at 7:48 pm
The question at the end of this makes this poem. It makes you wonder who really cares what's on the inside.
 
Dontcloseyoureyes replied...
Aug. 27, 2011 at 7:06 pm

yesss!!!! that what i was thinking when i wrote this!

 

 
Ms. Bowman replied...
Aug. 28, 2011 at 8:44 pm

Erin,

I am so proud of you!

You are so very insightful!

Keep writin'!

Ms. Bowman

 
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