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See it but never feel it.
Get close, only to push it away.
“Don’t know what you’ve got til it’s gone”
Epitome of my life.
What is wrong with me?
What makes me so un-lovable?
Can someone remove this defective sign from my forehead,
And replace it with a kiss.
I want more than mediocre.
I want someone to miss.
Do I ask for too much?
Are my requirements unachievable?
My heart remains unconquered, unattained.
I’m tired of fairy tale endings,
Silly thoughts put in my head by unrealistic, but hopelessly believable movies.
They are all the same.
Girl meets boy. Girl messes it up. Boy forgives girl.
Happily Ever After.
At least they let on that relationships have problems.
I want raw, unrelenting love.
The real deal.
No movie, novel, or episode of “Sex and the City” could ever touch.
Left alone, drowning in thoughts,
Who else in the world could need love,
Like I need love?



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new.hope said...
Apr. 21, 2010 at 11:14 am:

.this poem greatly expresse show teens feel these days.

.i love how yer tellin it straight out.relationships arent always piucture perfect..way to go. =]

 
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LuckyThree said...
Apr. 17, 2010 at 3:54 pm:
I like this poem. You're keepin' it real. I appreciate that. thumbs up.
 
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trumpetgirl711 said...
Apr. 14, 2010 at 9:21 pm:
Wow I really like this! Such a great, true poem. Great Job!
 
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RaV3n said...
Apr. 14, 2010 at 9:19 am:
Deep and true, good poem
 
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Marisa T. said...
Apr. 14, 2010 at 9:18 am:
This poem is so meaningful and beautiful
 
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soccerchickunc said...
Apr. 12, 2010 at 3:43 pm:
this is completely beautiful (:
 
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Moonbeam13 said...
Apr. 12, 2010 at 5:48 am:
Hey, love the poem and can really realte to it. :^(
 
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karleyboo22 said...
Apr. 10, 2010 at 3:06 pm:
This is beautiful !
 
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emo_nerd951 said...
Apr. 9, 2010 at 6:19 pm:
I love this poem sooo much!!!! Keep writing!!!!
 
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emo_chick said...
Apr. 8, 2010 at 1:52 pm:
this is so true... bravo
 
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deshay21 said...
Apr. 7, 2010 at 5:56 pm:
this is a great poem. I know what you mean.
 
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punksnowboarder said...
Apr. 7, 2010 at 4:53 pm:
that was great! i loved it. i know how you feel
 
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always-sunshine said...
Apr. 6, 2010 at 12:51 pm:
its great i loved it  
 
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Shelly143 said...
Apr. 3, 2010 at 10:51 pm:
this relates to my life,every word of it
 
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HaleyH. said...
Apr. 3, 2010 at 6:02 pm:
Awesome! I can definitely relate this to my life right now
 
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Apr. 3, 2010 at 3:38 pm:

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live.create16 said...
Apr. 3, 2010 at 1:02 pm:
i love this! i can really relate to it (:
 
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gothchk94 said...
Mar. 25, 2010 at 5:35 pm:
Before you can be loved you must let your heart be dropped and beaten to become vulnerable is the first task love is a warrior and your heart must welcome this warrior in...you must let the love conquer you and consume you until you can not take it any more, once you feel overwhelmed yet comfortable you will reach love
 
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salamander254 said...
Mar. 22, 2010 at 9:13 pm:
well your ability to write makes you lovable, but this is abeautiful poem, i adore it
 
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Wolfie said...
Mar. 20, 2010 at 10:59 pm:
I can so understand where you are coming from! Im sick of all the crap you see on tv how love is simple and planned for everyone. Also what do I do for love from another guess it is a question one must ask ones inner self, loved the poem!
 
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