On My Own

December 18, 2010
By , schuylkill haven, PA
Nobody’s here to help.
How can I get past this?

Waiting for something,
Anything really.
A sign maybe.

There’s nothing worth waiting for now.
I’ll just leave.
There’s nothing left to do.

Then maybe,
Just maybe,
Everyone else will have a chance.

I don’t know how to start.
Where to go.
Where to stay.

Nobody wants me,
But that’s just my luck.

I wish it wouldn’t have to come to this.
But nobody seems to care.

I’m lost in this world.
I really am.

There’s no sense in waiting.
I’ve been doing that my whole life.

I guess I have two choices:
Should I stay?
Or leave?

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Basketball23 said...
Mar. 10, 2011 at 6:34 pm
PLEASE STAY!!!  I love this poem...but I really hope the meaning is NOT true!!!  I live very close to Schuylkill Haven (as it says at the top of the poem) so please just let me know if you need to talk...about ANYTHING!!!
sagee replied...
Mar. 12, 2011 at 10:33 pm
haha don't worry. i wrote this after i read a sad part in a book, and this is just how i imagined the character felt... so there's nothing to worry about haha :)
Basketball23 replied...
Mar. 14, 2011 at 2:24 pm
Well that's good :))  But otherwise, it was a GREAT poem!!!
Sagee replied...
Mar. 22, 2011 at 8:57 pm
haha thanks :)
Basketball23 replied...
Mar. 23, 2011 at 2:22 pm
You're welcome!!!  Do you realize how close I live to you though (I looked at where you're from) we very well might know each other....:)
Sagee replied...
Mar. 23, 2011 at 8:23 pm
hmm... maybe... i go where u live pretty often so maybe... haha
Basketball23 replied...
Mar. 24, 2011 at 2:17 pm
Haha that'd be pretty cool if we did!!!!  Haha ;)
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