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No one knows.

No one knows the pain behind my smile,






They don't see the tears I cry,









They don't realize how hard it is for me to wake up,



And go through another day.











No one knows I miss my mother,









Despite the pain she put me through...







Dad doesn't know how much I appreciate him,





Nor how much I need his support.








No one knows how afraid I am of becoming an adult.


But most of all,













No one knows me.




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RarelyJadedThis 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...
Feb. 2, 2013 at 7:05 pm:
This is really moving to me, because my stepdad left almost a year ago and we were really close. I should have a poem (pending approval) that's about that. Will you read it, plz?
 
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NaomiPikalek said...
Jan. 11, 2013 at 1:40 pm:
this made me cry a little, i understand this feeling and can connect and relate to it. i love how its spaced to, adds a real somthing to it :)
 
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TyJefferson said...
Mar. 28, 2012 at 7:57 pm:
this is really good you are an awsome writter 
 
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