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Being Free

I Wasn’t enough to just be myself I had to be what you wanted of me Plastic—Mainstream—Liar Without any creativity And a façade for a personality So I Guess I Just Live a Lie Just to Satisfy And surely survive Your torment spitting opinion but then, A Semblance of the independence I held inside No matter how small it let out a cry I will redeem my pride And be perfect, free, me

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  1. Date: 6/17/2012 2:45:00 PM
    I LOVE THIS DEARLY!! No one should should have to fight SO DAMN HARD to be someone they are not <3