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I Have Monsters Inside Me

June 2, 2013
By Sketched97 PLATINUM, Silver Spring, Maryland
Sketched97 PLATINUM, Silver Spring, Maryland
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I have monsters inside me
they gnaw at my soul
they conquer my being
and swallow me whole

They take all compassion
They take my concern
They spit fire inside me
And laugh as I burn

I tried to fight the monsters,
but instead became their slave
they held me in their grasp until
they led me to my grave

I had monsters inside me
they defeated my soul
they took my life
before it was my time to go



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xxMelxx SILVER said...
on Jun. 11 2013 at 8:06 pm
xxMelxx SILVER, Washington, District Of Columbia
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Favorite Quote:
Don't die a copy, stay an original -Unknown

I liked this poem :) I can really relate to the feeling. Great work!

on Jun. 11 2013 at 1:18 am
Sissybug2012 PLATINUM, Union, Missouri
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Favorite Quote:
"the greatest thing you'll ever learn, is just to love and be loved in return." -MOULIN ROUGE (song lyrics)

Very passionate....I loved it...check out my poem paranoia if you get a chance..


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