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let me tell you
let me tell you bout a boy that tries hard
but gets pushed down beaten and scarred.
let me tell you about a boy who although he doesnt have much he knows he needs less.
a boy that even thought he doesnt have a brand new phone or ipod knows he is blessed.
let me tell you a story.
not one of fame and glory.
but of hard work.
and of triumph.
a story of someone who goes unnoticed but makes your life possible.
a boy that contributes whats needed but keeps what isnt.
a boy that is ready to be a man but feels no respect.
a boy that has respect for others but will not show it.
this boy feels he shouldnt show it unless it is deserved.
let me tell you about a boy that has seen ups and downs that would make six flags jealous.
let me tell you about a boy that sings along to metallica even though he doesnt know all the words.
let me tell you about a boy that doesnt know where he belongs or where he fits in.
let me tell you about a girl.
a girl that doesnt understand whats happening in life right now.
a girl thats judged because her purse isnt in style because her parents cant afford gucci.
let me tell you about a girl wearing her sisters jeans that have more holes than a fence.
let me tell you about a girl that wont have her license until she can afford it herself.
let me tell you about a girl that pays for here own insurance for her car because only 1 parent works.
let me tell you about a teen that wakes up sometimes in the dark.
let me tell you about a teen that takes cold showers.
let me tell you about a teen that gets their siblings off to school because the parents cant.
let me tell you about a teen that is addicted to drugs.
let me tell you about peer pressure.
let me tell you about bullying and teasing.
let ME tell you.
because guess what. no one ever told me...