To those who broke me:
Thank you for showing me what kind of people to look out for
You’ve shown me how hard the world is.
To the man who left.
You left me with no one to look up to
Or anyone to play catch with
And no one to catch me
When I fell off the bike that I wasn’t taught to ride.
For teaching me to get up after falling down
To the girls who played games with me
Who set up dates and never showed up:
For teaching me to think before trusting
To those who picked on me for being different:
For teaching me what the word ugly means for you were ugly people
So to those who broke me wherever you are:
For teaching me who not to be