Words

April 4, 2012
By Anonymous

I don't know why I do it
I always pick words
That can hurt the most
Cut the deepest
I never stop until you're
One tear from good-bye
Then I try to make it alright
Make it like it never happened
Like I'm not that bad
It can't be cured
And never will be
Now I know
Sticks and stones can brake bones
But words can shatter a soul


The author's comments:
This poem was inspired by the song why by Jason Aldean

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on Apr. 25 2012 at 2:09 pm
hippiechick99 GOLD, Mesquite, Texas
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Favorite Quote:
"... How dreary to be somebody-- How public like a frog;
To tell one's name; the livelong June-- To an admiring bog"
-Emily Dickinson

This is absolutely breath-taking... I know what you mean by 'words can shatter souls' it's so true even though people try to act like it's not.

Keep writing :)


on Apr. 11 2012 at 12:08 pm
oneinamillionlove, Hot Springs, Montana
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Favorite Quote:
i love going fatehr then anyone has thought possible

this is wonderfull!!




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