Good Riddance

October 7, 2012
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Good riddance to you,
Your immoral and cruel jokes,
Will harm me no more.

Your callousness, cruel,
Transgressed the bounds of cruelty,
You are inhumane.

You called me a game,
You knew not of compassion,
You slayed empathy.

You called me a book,
Then teared out every last page,
I was just garbage.

First I thought you sweet,
Now I know you are sour,
You call me poison.

Good riddance to you,
I know that I must go now,
You cannot linger.

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jettabugThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Nov. 3, 2012 at 9:38 pm
You're a fantastic writer. This is really touching and pretty, and I feel that I can really relate. Keep writing, and good luck on your future writing endeavors!
Jadestorm said...
Oct. 30, 2012 at 4:32 pm
very interesting way of writing.
Care_Btvs replied...
Nov. 3, 2012 at 3:19 pm
Thank you
The_Quiet_Girl said...
Oct. 13, 2012 at 11:01 pm
This reminds me of my ex. This poem is very well-written, and I like the emotion in it; it should be published in the magazine. You should definitely turn this into song lyrics.
Care_Btvs replied...
Oct. 18, 2012 at 10:04 pm
i did post a song version of this. its not on my my page cuz its anonymous. its called goodbye to you if u wanna check it out.  
The_Quiet_Girl replied...
Oct. 19, 2012 at 10:10 am
okay, thanks. :) I'll check it out next time i'm on here (i'm in class right now)
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