Perfection

February 5, 2011
By A_Jean PLATINUM, Citrus Heights, California
A_Jean PLATINUM, Citrus Heights, California
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Favorite Quote:
"we all carry these things inside that no one else can see. they hold us down like anchors and they drown us out at sea."
"i'm trying to figure out which parts of my personality are mine and which ones I created to please you"


The expectations are set too high,
The goal is perfection,
An impossible dream.
Failure isn't an option,
Though inevitable when under this stress.

Care is replaced with anxiety
Always worried to be less than perfect.
Any excitement felt before
Is removed from every activity.
Nothing is fun when fears of failure cloud the mind.

Emotions are kept inside
Along with opinions,
For an opinion can wreck an image of perfection
When perfection is what is striven for.



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