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-why-?!

February 22, 2010
By babigerl1194 PLATINUM, Margaretville, New York
babigerl1194 PLATINUM, Margaretville, New York
23 articles 10 photos 155 comments

Favorite Quote:
wat doesnt kill you only makes you stronger


and you scare me
-why-
you hold my interest.

and i will run
-why-
so you cant run first.

and you will break me
-why-
nothing was there to start.

and i will cry
-why-
because i'll realize it must be me. not them.

and i'll move on
-why-
because like the rest he never got close enough


The author's comments:
first piece ina looong whileee.

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on May. 6 2010 at 8:39 pm
Anique_ThePoet GOLD, Indianapolis, Indiana
10 articles 33 photos 111 comments

Favorite Quote:
"A writer should write with his eyes and painter paint with his ears." ~Gertrude Stein~

same here. adding why and answering gave it a distinct power. great job!

Sarbear GOLD said...
on Apr. 1 2010 at 9:19 pm
Sarbear GOLD, Milan, Ohio
10 articles 4 photos 489 comments

Favorite Quote:
--Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes. That way, when you criticize them, you're a mile away from them and you have their shoes.
--When life gives you lemons, squirt them in people's eyes.

this is so unique. i love how you put -why- and then answered the question. i like the repeated word it helped the poem flow nicely. i can relate to this poem and enjoyed reading it. check out my poems too :)


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