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Waiting

Misunderstood,

Not being able to speak my
mind.

Wanting to go far away and never look back.

Sad,

On the inside I’m sad

I want to sit down in front
of a mirror

In the dark ,

Thinking,

No interruptions

No one trying to make me happy.

Confused,

I’m confused because I don’t know who I am,

I want to be me ,

Say how I feel

But I keep my feelings in a glass bottle.

Happy,

I’m happy because I know people love me

I have inner peace

Under the confusion, and sadness.

One day making a difference will be part of my daily routine.

I will smile everyday , and be me.

Waiting ,

For the day I can stand up

And be understood,

Happy,

And know exactly what’s going on.



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Hoot_Hoot said...
Dec. 2, 2012 at 9:42 pm:
I really loved your poem; you should write more :)
 
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Camerageek said...
Nov. 30, 2012 at 8:58 pm:
This is a really good poem! I can really relate to everything the person is feeling. I am currently going through this and just reading this poem gives me a sense of hope. Thanks for writing this! Good job! :)
 
KrissyB.949 replied...
Dec. 2, 2012 at 2:53 pm :
Thank you for this great feeback . This really made my day. :)
 
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