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She Was Gone

October 10, 2010
By Saysh PLATINUM, Brentwood, California
Saysh PLATINUM, Brentwood, California
31 articles 1 photo 80 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia." ~E.L. Doctorow


Can we pinpoint a date
Can we say a time
As to when we knew
She was gone

It wasn't that morning
But a long time before
When I saw that she had stopped
And that her fight had left her

I picture the help she needed
And quiet screams she let out
I remember running from her home
Just to watch my father cry

When did we lose her
When did she leave
For it wasn't that morning
That everything fell apart



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on Nov. 29 2010 at 5:34 pm
scruffy562 BRONZE, Antioch, California
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Favorite Quote:
“The guardian angels of life sometimes fly so high as to be beyond our sight, but they are always looking down upon us.”








-Jean Paul Richter

Very nice work.


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