Colors of Pain

October 21, 2008
By Anonymous

Dark red,
Trickles
Trickles down his arm.
A special little secret
Known as self abuse.

Fiery red,
Anger
Builds up deep inside.
He’s got to let these feelings out
But who can he trust.

Dark silver,
Blade
Is the one that he trusts.
The one that he turns to
When life becomes meaningless.

Long white,
Sleeves
To cover his pain
Hide his relief
Hide the cuts again.

The author's comments:
I was inspired to write this piece because i was friends with a girl who had these problems but i replaced the she with a he because i didnt want friends to ask me who she was.

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on Oct. 23 2010 at 9:58 pm
kaleidoscope_girl BRONZE, Decherd, Tennessee
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Favorite Quote:
"You gotta put up with the rain to see the rainbow." (unknown)

scary but honest

Chelsea222 said...
on Apr. 18 2009 at 3:15 pm
Chelsea222, Aurora, Colorado
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good job! =)


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