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I'm falling backwards.
Nothing to catch me-Nobody there.
The people who were there for me-
Gone now.

Where did they go?
Did they desert me?
Or did I desert them?
Either way, I am now alone
Plummeting to earth.
The air beneath me tries to catch me.
But it cannot grasp.
I close my eyes.
Pressure is applied to my back.
As I lay helpless, I think to myself..
Where did I go wrong?
When did I change?

I then open my eyes.
I see what has happened.
As as tears begin to roll.
I calmly say aloud..
Thank you, for never leaving my side.





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Writerzhand said...
May 6, 2009 at 2:20 am
Dude, You're epic. Go cousin!!!!
 
Gabriella N. said...
Apr. 17, 2009 at 12:05 am
I have read all of your poems. I must say, you are amazing! A beautiful writter, that brings tears to my eyes with every word I read. I love it! There are not words to describe how I love your poetry! You're an amazing writter, I hope you will soon publish more, because you excel in writing! :)
 
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