Going Through Hell

January 18, 2011
By Nikki Risbeck SILVER, Tooele, Utah
Nikki Risbeck SILVER, Tooele, Utah
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I destroyed the veil that seperated
Heaven and Hell.
I stared into haunted eyes,
And sung demonic lullabies.

I danced through the flames,
I played the Devil's game.
I watched the victims be lured in,
And counted their seven deadly sins.

I was attacked, but my spirit remained intact.
I put my trust in something I could not see,
For only God can save me.

I said goodnight to the beast
As his power decreased.
I heard the blood-curdling screams
Of all the lost dreams.

I listened to a psychopath's mistake of murder and rape.
I saw the harlot cry,
As she suffered under her lust and lies.

I envied the angel's purity,
As I suffered under insecurities.
I spoke of my own sins,
I had hate in my heart, which made the Devil grin.

I found my wrists scarlet-stained
I claimed myself insane.

I plunged into rage,
For I was caged.
I kept it all hidden inside,
I could only silently cry.

I swam through the ashes of Lucifer's lake
I crossed the bridge of destruction,
So Hell could awake.

I lived in Hell, caged in my cell
I opened the gates,
But still I could not escape.

I was rescued by the hands of God
He gave me my place in Heaven,
Because I had lived through Hell.


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on Jan. 31 2011 at 9:23 am
Nikki Risbeck SILVER, Tooele, Utah
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Thanks so much!

on Jan. 28 2011 at 11:55 pm
lexxichick13 SILVER, Salina, Kansas
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Favorite Quote:
when good wont stay around...
when good isnt good enough...
what else can yu do but go look for trouble >:D
~lexxi navarrete

i really love this peom the metaphor and all the great vocabulary sucked me right in i absoultyy fell in love :))


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