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Everyone says we're so different; but are we really?

I'm the small one that throws the punches
You're the one with the huge mouth almost as wide as the ego

And yet, I watch you now, poorly trying to contemplate on why I stay away;

They're all saying I'm the bigger of the two;
But am I?





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despurlock This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Aug. 1, 2010 at 9:17 pm

I have to admit that the title definately caught my eye, which is why I chose to read this poem, so I mustttttt give you props for your catchy titles! And I love the meaning behind this poem! Great work and please keep writing :)

Love,

despurlock <3

 
sasssgirrrl22 replied...
Aug. 1, 2010 at 11:40 pm
to be honest, i really waznt sure about this 1 b/c i wrote it spur of the moment. to me, in a way, itz kinda dark ya know? im not used 2 writing like dat but again, thank u! ur very supportive & itz greatly appreciated:D 
 
despurlock This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Aug. 3, 2010 at 10:07 am

You know, it's kinda funny but it seems like all of the poems I write on the spur of the moment, the ones I'm not sure about, they are the ones that get the highest recognition. I have learned that it doesn't do much good to fear what other people are going to say and to let that hold you back because people, well, they will ALWAYS surprise you :) Happy writing!

Love,

despurlock <3

 
sasssgirrrl22 replied...
Sept. 5, 2010 at 11:12 pm
haha very very truee. thankk u(:
 
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