As she slumbers

January 31, 2010
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As she slumbers
I stop counting the numbers
The clock stops
And I swap.

I run
To find a gun,
Hard and smooth
It begins to soothe.

I turn to hide
Only to collide.
She looks at me
I count to three

I shoot hearing a bang
Only to feel a pang.
I look full of glee
To see

She is me
And I am free.
I sigh
And say goodbye.

Until the next night
When I will have to fight.

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ihatepassword said...
Sept. 29, 2010 at 12:57 pm
I really enjoy this. Some expansion wouldn't hurt.
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...
May 12, 2010 at 5:31 pm
tis is very real written and toucning. its amazing what just....comes to you.   5 stars captain.
found_my_dream(: This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 7, 2010 at 9:02 am
again your writings really deep and right on the dot :) good job
BookReader said...
Apr. 6, 2010 at 9:19 am
This is really good. Your really good at writting poetry. Well Done!
Karmatwilight said...
Mar. 11, 2010 at 6:07 am
i like this alot. i made me stop and think.
MR.EHT said...
Mar. 5, 2010 at 1:41 pm
This is EXCELLENT.... I really like it..... it has great flow to it.
Khary Da Writer said...
Mar. 2, 2010 at 1:59 pm
this is good stuff........I like it......u got alot of talent
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