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The real you

My best friend and my enemy
All and one the same
The men in white coats,with stricken faces
Tell me ' Its all in my brain '
This is my spirit, a part of me that has always been here
They try to shove brightly colored pills down my throat
To be sure the real me i wont share
Why put a soul in handcuffs and medicate my voice 
Because i don't fit into society's ego arrogant bubble
At least give me a choice
She's different from the rest, that will never do
Belittle, mock and medicate 
No one will ever see the real you

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 11/5/2019 9:38:00 AM
a lovely penned piece Lyn, good rhyme too along the way
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Date: 10/31/2019 9:38:00 AM
Oh, wow, you do not realize this but you wrote this poem for ME today my friend. I love it so much!
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