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Skinniest is Prettiest

May 17, 2013
By LittleRika BRONZE, Scotts Valley, California
LittleRika BRONZE, Scotts Valley, California
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Favorite Quote:
"Too often the marks humans leave are scars"-- John Green


Survival of the fittest
Survival of the prettiest
Got to be the best
Above all the rest
Pretty wins the race
I don’t eat tonight
Or tomorrow
I’m not hungry
I say for the third day in a row
I’m starting to get dizzy
Skinniest is prettiest
My ribs are starting to show, My hair is falling out
I was called fat today and I know this to be true
Skinniest is prettiest
Ice water and an apple a day
Helps keep the fat away
My legs are sticks, My arms are twigs
I’m thinking about buying a wig
Skinniest is prettiest
I look in the mirror and smile
I can count my ribs,
My arms and legs play at skeleton,
My hair is straw
I am beautiful
Skinniest is prettiest
I lay down in bed
A pillow to cushion my head
I drown in my blankets,
I’m always so cold
I bask in the heat
As I lay down now, I know that if I don’t wake
I’ll be ok, I died beautiful after all
Skinniest is prettiest
Am I pretty now?



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sarah98 BRONZE said...
on May. 21 2013 at 6:34 pm
sarah98 BRONZE, Holyoke, Massachusetts
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Favorite Quote:
It is better to write for yourself and have no audience than write for your audience and have no self.

that was intense. great job


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