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Quick 5

i dont
write
to get
respect
i write
for those
that are
close to
their death
sitting
in a
chair
high off
benzos and
meth
feeling like
theres nothing
left
might as 
well be
blind and
deaf
so i
can be
oblivious
to this
worlds mess
everyday im
put to
a test
and people
wonder why
i resort
to the
ses
it calms
me down
and reminds 
me that
im blessed
still having
to deal
with a
mind
that is
stressed
collecting my
thoughts
hiding them 
in a
nest
saving for
a raining
day
like you
do your
investments

5 Minute Challenge     May 13, 2013

Copyright © David James | Year Posted 2013

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  1. Date: 5/18/2013 9:03:00 PM

    Congratulation on a well deserved win, always enjoying your poems plus more... I like the way everyone showed off their poem in less than 5 minutes..... LINDA
  1. Date: 5/15/2013 11:20:00 AM

    A nice 5 minute poem. Congrats :-) SKAT
  1. Date: 5/14/2013 9:15:00 AM

    oh Yes! James, i like that you took the 5 minute challenge. good luck in the contest. Now you can look up my contest and give it a go. - Luv ~SKAT~

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