Hit the Ground Running

January 12, 2012
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After months of being numb,
After months of feeling nothing
She woke up
And then started falling.

Falling through the seconds,
the hours, the time.
Watching it all
blow right by.

At first it seemed worse,
but then it was thrilling.
She had emotions
She was finally feeling.

Stinging loss.
Some too complex to explain at all.

I woke up.
But I'm still falling.
Don't worry about me.
I'll hit the ground running.

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BoosflashThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 16, 2012 at 8:47 pm
HAHA! I am very much loving this dear captain. I love how you did the last stanza and overall this sucker is very well written. 5 stars.
Shenn15 replied...
Jan. 17, 2012 at 2:13 pm
Thanks! It means a lot!
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