There are Times...

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haha maybe i am suicidal... but hey, i have the best reason not to die... i just wish i could explain to them how much they mean to me....

There are Times...

There are times
when i lay down at night,
staring at the ceiling,
i wonder what it is to die.

To just lay there
and take my last breath,
to let go of all the pain
thats building in my chest.

To step of the edge,
to fly through the sky;
that one moment of bliss,
that one final cry.

To close my eyes
and never awake,
to stay in my dreams,
to go for my own sake.

There are times
i stand there with my friends,
and wonder who will be there
when i finally meet my end.

When i slit my wrists
and whistle a tune,
taking one final walk
with the big, shining moon.

When i play with fire,
and "accidently" drop the match,
and my wood floor is the only one
willing to play catch.

When i run into that guy,
and he pulls a knife,
and i laugh at his thoughts,
that i'd fight for my life.

There are times i look at them,
and feel shame inside,
because i know that they're the reason,
i dont ever want to die...

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Teardrops commented on There are Times...

10-16-2010

great poem wonderful flow and i felt at one time i had nothing to live for then i thought of all i had and i told death not today . Please write vent here not for real k Marie

Sx9 commented on There are Times...

10-10-2010

big time reality write,,love this vibes to the bone,,much more mature so inspiration is real and do not care as long as you are willing to write, it will inspire you,,great,,

ImStillHere

10/13/2010

thanks :) ~Audrey

sk8erpoet commented on There are Times...

10-04-2010

i like this poem..........it makes me think...sad but touching..great write...sk8

sammia commented on There are Times...

10-04-2010

This is sad yet beautifully written. The flow is great and wording is perfect...I don't know your problems but you always have a friend to talk to here... They do mean the world to you when you stare at them and know you don't wanna die...Life throws us hardballs we just gotta hit them out of the ballpark and never look back. Great write.

ImStillHere

10/04/2010

thanks for reading :) and ill keep that in mind ~Audrey

Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does.

Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997) U.S. poet.

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