A Person's True Worth.

February 3, 2009
By asian1004222 BRONZE, Del Rey Oaks, California
asian1004222 BRONZE, Del Rey Oaks, California
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What truly matters
In the world we live today?
The color of on'e skin and eyes?
The grades that you get?

Why does it matter
Who your family is
Or how much money you have?
Why does it matter
Where you live,
Whether it be in a home or on the streets?

Life shouldn't be limited
To a majority of the world
Just because the color
Of their damn skin.
Trust me,
Look deeper and you'll see,
A person's true worth
Is MUCH deeper within.


The author's comments:
I wrote this in memory of a friend who died standing up for who he was. Hope you guys liked it.

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lizzy96 GOLD said...
on May. 27 2010 at 7:11 am
lizzy96 GOLD, Atglen, Pennsylvania
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Favorite Quote:
life isn't about making it through the storm; it is about dancing in the rain

this is really good...i can see where you're coming from, and i can feel the hurt and anger through it.

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