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Holding Back my Grudge

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Holding Back my Grudge

I know I shouldn't say this
I keep my mouth shut
But don't worry this time I promise not to cut
For both of our sake 
I ruin it all with a snap
But don't test me because you just caused a crack

I do this every time
It’s the after party of hate
I don't appreciate
And I’m done with the negotiate 

It’s the rate that I’m falling
Let me take my time
Trust me I'm not stalling
Your weight’s causing me to drown
Why does it hurt?
I should be like you
Happy as a Jew

It’s a monster that’s trying to escape
And it’s something I sure can’t duct tape
Don’t rub it in the face
Keep it low key
Walk away with some pride
Don’t mention you’re so happy without me

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  1. Date: 7/20/2010 10:36:00 PM
    Good job on this one.

  1. Date: 7/15/2010 10:56:00 AM
    Was truly a pleasure to be able to read your poetry today Kayla. I hope you have a wonderful inspiration filled day. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 7/15/2010 8:34:00 AM
    What a poem, enjoyed the ending,, very impressive,..p..d