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Hell Bent

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Hell Bent

Loitering behind rose colored sheers,
Assessing the masses of fellow peers
Disillusioned from a chaotic world,

I ponder what seems quite unclear,
that no one is as they appear.
Shrinking from insensitivity hurled

I choose to stay behind my walls,
As the degradation of society falls
Accusations maim a fragile self-worth

I stumble through life with flaws intact
Aware of something inside me I lacked.
Musing why I exist on an egotistical earth.

It took so long to finally comprehend,
Too belated to make an amend
It's a common social addiction.

Conclusions attained from assertation
A novelty outdated for consideration.
Society too hell bent on self-infliction.

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  1. Date: 11/2/2013 11:44:00 PM

    Lisa, .:-) Congratulations on having your poem featured on the HOME PAGE.... always~ LINDA

  1. Date: 4/25/2013 2:00:00 PM

    "no one is as they appear"......often too true.......it is a lesson never to be too envious, jealous, naive', ....I suppose everyone has their own demons to hide behind the mask they wear.....at least to some extent.

  1. Date: 4/18/2013 3:26:00 PM

    we're hurtiling our way to distruction. death is unleashes.