13 Reasons Why

June 19, 2011
By SarahReeder PLATINUM, Waynesville, Ohio
SarahReeder PLATINUM, Waynesville, Ohio
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Favorite Quote:
"If God is all you have, then you have all you need."
"You don't need water to feel like you're drowning."
"Whats meant to be will always find its way."

In "Thirteen Reasons Why",
a girl gave thirteen reasons she wanted to die,
Today, I give you thirteen reasons why I cry.
I cry for the lonely outcasts, never given a chance.
I cry because the only reason guys talk to me is because they want in my pants.
I cry for the awaiting summer, coming soon- but slow to come.
I cry because people judge me, all because of the town I'm from.
I cry for the fallen tears, the silent surrender of the weak.
I cry for the little girl who's parents are fighting- again, to the screams, she'll loose sleep.
I cry for the pregnant teen, who believed her boyfriends talk of "love".
And I cry for my old "best friend forever"
I guess, for ever just wasn't long enough.
I cry when I don't finish my food, while their are starving kids in Haiti.
And I cry for the homosexuals everywhere- hated just because who they love, isn't a lady.
I cry for the hurt, the broken, the rejected, the lonely, the ones in pain.
I cry for all the memories lost, like raindrops in the rain.
And the thirteenth reason, the thirteenth reason I cry,
Is because no one ...no one
should be given thirteen reasons so horrible that make them wish to die.

The author's comments:
I wrote this inspired by Jay Ashers nove "13 Reasons Why". It really spoke to me.

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This article has 3 comments.

Anagam BRONZE said...
on Jun. 22 2011 at 11:39 am
Anagam BRONZE, Tulsa, Oklahoma
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i love the ending!! i've been wantin to read that book since like 4ever. keep up the good work!:D

on Jun. 22 2011 at 11:27 am
Cuppie.Cake DIAMOND,
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Favorite Quote:
\"I\'m Not Afraid To Take A Stand, Everybody Come Take My Hand.\"
\"I Just Want You To Know, That You Deserve The Best, You\'re Beautiful.\"
~Lil\' Wayne~
\"Just keep swimming, just keep swimming. What do we do...we swim swim swim.\"
~Finding No~

This Is Amazing. I Love How You Took The 13 Reasons Why To A New Level. I Read That Book. It Made Me Cry. I Love This.(:

on Jun. 21 2011 at 9:12 pm
hopetans BRONZE, South Amherst, Ohio
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This is very inspirational. I have read Thirteen Reasons Why, it is a great book! Nice job :)

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