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The Bad Parts This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.


Ugly people and
Sweat stains and
Bad notes in songs and
Coughing.

Off-center pictures,
Mistakes,
Old age,
Bitterness,
Hate, and
Shouting.

Hurt and injustice and bleeding and
wasting away,
Guns and violence and disease and crying.

Dust in mirrors and
Zits on faces and
Tears in love and
Laughter in death.

Without the bad moments,
Life couldn't be
So good.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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Freaky said...
Jan. 18, 2013 at 3:48 pm
this is rlly gudd i get the image of it in my head write more
 
Jellybean9898 said...
Feb. 12, 2011 at 1:28 pm
I LOVED this.  You speak only the truth :) 
 
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