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She's Not Bette Davis Anymore

October 12, 2015
By ButterflyGirl1313 PLATINUM, Phoenix, Arizona
ButterflyGirl1313 PLATINUM, Phoenix, Arizona
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Favorite Quote:
"..and these children that you spit on as they try to change their worlds, they are immune to your consultations. They're quite aware of what they're going through.." -David Bowie


My emotions just aren't reaching my eyes

these days.

I blink a few times,

try to clear the haze.

 

But I'm still detached,

here but gone at the same time,

counting the minutes until I can go back to my solitude.

Is that such a crime?

 

Surrounded by love, yet wanting nothing

more than the comfort of my own isolation,

and the sanctuary that resides between my headphones

echoing screams of self degredation.

 

I want to be loved.

I want to feel through more than haunted tears.

To be seen as vibrant and full of life,

not restricted by restless fears.



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