Getting Stronger MAG

August 23, 2010
By emma_archy BRONZE, Benson, Utah
emma_archy BRONZE, Benson, Utah
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People will always expect you to take life as you plummet further and further into its chaotic flow
They expect you to take its punches
getting harder
as
you

fall
They think you can stay strong
And you try
And you fool them
You stay standing even when you're about to
b r e a k
Responsibilities? you have plenty
You do them for your family
The ones you love
Friends
Neighbors
And for what?
What about you?
Do they value you as much as you value them?
Maybe, but do they know you?
About your demons
Your battles
The reasons you never cry in front of other people
No, and you don't tell them
They have their own problems
The ones you always try and fix
So you'll
Sit
And fight
And try
Try not to end everything
You'll keep going
Believing
That what they say about that which does not kill you
Can only make you STRONGER

The author's comments:
it's my life in a nutshell...its just what i feel about it.

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on Apr. 26 2016 at 7:48 am
rquigley11 BRONZE, Columbus, New Jersey
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I loved how you incorporated your own life and struggles into your writing. It makes your writing sound more meaningful and has more emotion. Keep up the work

on May. 20 2013 at 12:24 pm
Poetry2Love SILVER, Bronx, New York
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Favorite Quote:
“Keep your face to the sun and you will never see the shadows.” ~ Helen Keller

Did you get "what doesn't kill yuou makes you stronger" from Kelly Clarkson song " what doesn't kill makes you (stronger)?

on Jun. 26 2011 at 9:23 pm
aliveonink GOLD, Rochester, Minnesota
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I love It! the quote at the end "that which does not kill you makes you stronger' is 1 of my favorit quotes.

great job!:)

 



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