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Piece Of Paper

I’m like a piece of crumpled paper I’ve been used, written all over The words of a poet are all over me I thought that I’d be the one Sadly, I was wrong As if something like me could ever be good enough Maybe if I was a different kind of paper But instead I’m a piece of crumpled lined paper I’ve been ignored most of my life It’s alright though It only bothers me 7 days a week and 24 hours a day I wonder what life would be like if I wasn’t who I was Would I be hung up with the others for people to view? Would I be used to keep secrets no one will ever know? But instead I’m a useless piece of crumpled lined paper I’ve been picked up by a person Maybe they want me? They are taking me somewhere I’m so happy and excited Maybe I could be hung up for people to see Maybe I could be used to keep secrets no one will ever see I can’t wait for my life to change Wait, they are taking me towards the trash can No! I don’t want to go! Please don’t leave me here all alone They didn’t listen I’ve been tossed into the trash I realized that life isn’t for everyone I lay inside the trash full of tears Life couldn’t get any worse I am now just a sad useless piece of crumpled lined paper.

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Date: 2/11/2020 9:49:00 AM
Hello Soleil Mitchell, Welcome one Canadian to another.I start over a poem at least 3 times before I am pleased with the results. Your poem is very nicely done. So nice to meet you. have nice day my friend.
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Date: 2/10/2020 11:16:00 PM
nicely penned with good use of words and phrases good work.
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Date: 2/10/2020 9:32:00 AM
Welcome my fellow Canuck!!! Cheers!
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