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The Eclectic Pen - escape myself

By: Terry J.   + 8 more  
Date Submitted: 2/5/2008
Genre: Literature & Fiction » Poetry
Words: 148

  i cant escape myself
i cant get rid
of this anger inside
and it is reaching the surface now
no matter what i do
i cannot keep the monster hidden

it's like the monster
is inside of me, growing
it comes alive and rages at everything
and i'm so angry, and it all hurts-
i'm so stressed out
i can hardly breathe

i cant even scream it all out
like i really want to
it is impossible
because i want to scream so loud
the the monster and the whole world is forced to listen
and then explodes like a balloon

the scream i need to scream
would be a sound
much too long and high to make
and then the monster and the world wouldnt explode
but instead my voice box
would shut down and break
and i refuse to be broken

all i want is to escape
to get a refuge
i want to not be angry anymore
but i cant help it
i cant even scream it all out

the monster wont leave

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Patricia H. (freebird1960) - , - 2/10/2008 3:30 PM ET
i know how you feel life is so hard the only thing that gets me through is thinking of my kids and my mom hang in there life is very strange you never know you might get in the morning and you life might have changed for the better
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