Not Again

March 14, 2011
not again.
tell me this isnt happening.
this is just a repeat of
what youve done to me before;
what hurt me more than
Anything else ever has.

i think i may have you figured out.
i think ive pieced the puzzle together:
youre a manipulator.
you picked me up,
swept me off my feet
&carried me,
but now that youve had your fun,
you dont have a problem
dropping me
right on my a**.

youll hurt me. you know that.
but im pretty sure you dont care.

i know i shouldnt want you
at all.
i should be running
in the opposite direction;
far, far away from a
smooth talker like you.
but that sly, magnetic personality
of yours has got me
like a butterfly pinned to a corkboard.

all i want is to get out.
i know inside i need to.
i just cant muster up the courage.

because im holding on to the off-chance
that maybe im different;
that maybe i
actually mean something to you.

like you said i did.

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BoosflashThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 21, 2011 at 3:40 pm
hmm...very strong. i do love that last line-very powerful and awesome. but ofcourse the whole thing is very nice. i do wish i could order you a pepperoni pizza, but i cant.
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