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Through the Eyes of A Child

It’s not fair But then it never is All the teachers All the learning that they got It couldn't prepare them Could it? It couldn't stop it Or halt it Or even control it? The whirlwind that is I All the promises and All the lies It was all too much It was never enough I tried They didn’t The whispers behind my back The taunts, and jeers; Even the teachers Who are supposed to protect and keep order; Just walk away Just ignore her She’ll go away Yes Mrs. Mother Well stop it Don’t worry Freak Vampire Weirdo She has coodies She’s creepy No one likes you Go away No one wants’ to play with a lesbian like you It would be so much better if she were gone I wish she would just leave forever Would it? Could it? Was it? I left I hide I never showed my face But you still; What did I ever do to you? What could I have done to you? I was only ten Just barely out of childhood really But I can't really blame you...can i? No I can't My only option left Was silence Did it make you happy? Did you smile? Was all that work All that cruelty All that heartache; Was it worth it? Did it finally make you feel better? Like you were better, More powerful? Who was your next victim? Never mind. Not like it matters They didn't help them either I suppose You can't see You refuse to see Just like the teachers They all failed Not only me But you And Every Other Child That Was Forgotten, Lost, And Alone. I hope you all are proud.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2013




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Date: 6/24/2013 7:15:00 PM
This poem speaks volumes and cries hear me...I hope everyone does..I do sweetie...congratulations
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Donna Jones
Date: 6/24/2013 7:15:00 PM
I meant hear me.....typo..sorry
Date: 6/20/2013 3:42:00 PM
Rayne congratulations on your excellent win. I look forward in reading more of your poems. Welcome to PS. Warm Smiles, Connie
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Date: 6/20/2013 1:49:00 PM
Rayne ;-) Congratulations!!! Thank you for entering one of my latest contest. please enjoy all the other winners who took their time in entering the same contest you did. you can find the list on the -Contest Winners: Member area- or you can visit my newest blog called ""from HEART to HEART ..."" stop by if you like. always & forever *LINDA
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Date: 6/14/2013 10:09:00 PM
I like the name Rayne by the way... :-)
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Rayne Thomas
Date: 6/18/2013 12:46:00 AM
thanks. i like it to and nice name your self.
Date: 6/14/2013 10:08:00 PM
Hi Rayne, would you like to join my newest contest. I posted the contest 15 minutes ago. It would be nice to see you join my contest... always~ Linda
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Date: 6/9/2013 12:58:00 AM
this poem is very sad and deep.. Thank you for sharing Rayne... xox~ Linda
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