Self Destruction

My fear and nerves within keeps me here-
Here where mortals live
But I breakdown and cannot forgive-
These thoughts that bring me tears

In spite of joy, sorrow conquers all-
Today and every other
I can’t be crazy, many another-
Must have the thoughts of a curtain call

Awake for nightfall, sleep through the days
An unchanging cycle that goes by
In this world that is so dark and grey
I wish to say my final goodbye

Apathetic to this world and life combined-
My mind leads me blind
The day has come; I’m in that state of mind-
To leave this world behind





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WithPenAndScript said...
Aug. 8, 2011 at 10:00 pm
Touching poem the emotions were very real; raw. Good job
 
Lonewolf1213 said...
Jan. 12, 2011 at 8:51 pm
I love this poem! The word flow is amazing. Wish I could write this well!
 
theheartoflizz said...
Jan. 12, 2011 at 10:18 am
Wow, this is beautifully written. I love the whole theme of this poem, even though it's very sad. Your stanzas are perfect, and they all flow really well. I especially love the last line. Very well done. (:
 
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