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I want to be far away, somewhere where no one knows my name.
Somewhere I can exist without judgment, without expectations.
Somewhere where people will learn to love me, for me.

I want to live simply yet strangely ­extravagantly.
I want to be someone's everything but most people's nothing.
I want to learn to love and to hate more purely.

I want to break barriers and put some up.
I want to discover something that is ­uncorrupted.
I want to make a difference, a small wave of impact.

I want to construct and destruct.

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eliana924 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Dec. 18, 2011 at 9:47 pm
I really like the use of anaphora. The last line took me aback and changed the tone of the poem; "destruct" is an interesting twist.
 
Ceilidh This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Dec. 20, 2011 at 6:07 pm
thank you:)
 
CinCinXiao 123 said...
Oct. 14, 2010 at 6:52 pm
I really like this poem. I have felt like this before... a lot 
 
Ceilidh This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Oct. 20, 2010 at 12:43 am
ohh thank you for the positive feedback:)
 
7Ariel7 said...
Sept. 13, 2010 at 3:41 pm
interesting...
 
Ceilidh This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Oct. 11, 2010 at 3:51 am
thanks ...
 
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