February 19, 2012
By Anonymous

They say to sleep away the sadness of today
But you can't even close your eyes
Every second like a month
Every month like a year

You lay wrapped in the sheets
your own personal coffin
afraid, alone,cold

The darkness looms over you
and slowly takes away your sanity

You stare at the ceiling
eyes wide, barly breathing
Every thought like a dagger

And as the lights start to fade
so do I

The author's comments:
My own feelings inspired me
I hope people will feel understood

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