June 6, 2010
Put on your mask
The day’s begun
The people await their queen.
With your sparkling eyes
And endless smile
You know you put on quite a scene.
Dancing, laughing
Oh, you’re having fun!
You’re nothing like a girl they’ve ever seen.
Your problems are locked
Away with yourself
Your reflection is pretty; serene.
Now they’re all gone
Alone with no crowd
Time for the old fashioned routine.
The show’s finally over
Take off your mask
The façade goes again unseen.

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Forget_I-was-here This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 8, 2010 at 1:21 pm
Well, disregard the sidebox thing...they put it in free verse.
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