Painted Smiles And Practiced Laughs

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Playing with people's emotions isn't the best game to choose,
not everyone is in the stable mind,
not everyone can handle it.
They practice the perfect laugh,
you know-
the one that disguises the pain,
that confuses people-
maybe even themselves.
As that painted smile smears across their face,
if you look close enough you will see the hidden messages.
The cracked heart that once was so alive and pumping but now dead and whithering,
broken self esteem that was once in tact until they started feeling worthless due to your little game and charade,
scrambled mind searching for answers on why they deserve this treatment when all they asked for was love and a happy ending,
and defensive wall blocking anyone who means them well away for the next century and a day.

I'm getting really good at painting my smile and practicing this nonexistent perfect laugh.





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SilverSun said...
Apr. 6, 2012 at 11:25 am
Soooo pretty! You really capyured my attention, and your message came through-it's not a game. LOVE IT :) :)
 
ZhadaMone replied...
May 10, 2012 at 11:03 am
Thankyou so much, people like you encourage me to continue writing. I really do appreciate it : )
 
torilutz8 said...
Apr. 3, 2012 at 2:52 pm
The wording is pretty but I agree with the flowing thing. It could be better
 
ZhadaMone replied...
Apr. 3, 2012 at 2:53 pm
Thankyou :) ill work harder
 
ZhadaMone said...
Apr. 3, 2012 at 2:42 pm
Thankyou for the feedback.
 
illusions said...
Feb. 16, 2012 at 3:17 pm
its ok. it doesnt flow properly
 
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