Understand Me

April 18, 2012
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Don’t just look,
See me.
Don’t just listen,
Hear me.
The barrier I’ve erected
Is not the true me.
The shield I’ve projected
Takes time to bend and shield me.
Deep inside,
I’m fragile and broken;
Powerless to stop
This fear that’s awoken.
To step out my front door each day.
Of finding life a chore.
Of having love always turn frigid and underestimate me.
Left to believe
This nightmare won’t end.
Forced to bear
A soul that won't ever mend.
Lonely and lost,
Wanting so badly to be free,
Do more than just look or listen...
Understand Me.

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MissDreamer34 said...
May 6, 2012 at 12:16 pm
Amazing!! This is a poem that really spoke to me can't wait to read more
SuNshiNe007 replied...
May 7, 2012 at 7:46 am
Wow, really?:) Thanks so much!! And yes, there will be more to read, there always will be!
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