I see me

By Cutting_for_Freedom

I see a girl
I see the marks on her arms
The marks she tries so desperatly to hide

I see the sadness in her heart
And the pain-filled tears as they run down her cheek

I see the bruises that are no longer there
The scars that have faded with time

I see the emotions she covers up with a smile
That smile
Her mask

I see past it all
I see the girl she tries to hide

The girl with broken dreams
Bad memories
Hate
Fear
Guilt
Depression

I see her eyes pleading silently for help
I see all of this and more
The girl I see...

...Is my reflection looking back at me...

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Copyright 2005 Cutting_for_Freedom
Published on Monday, January 24, 2005.     Filed under: "Poetry"
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  • Berry Fantastic On Wednesday, June 27, 2007, Berry Fantastic (29)By person wrote:

    Totally unexpected ending. I love the whole thing.

  • abattoir On Thursday, September 1, 2005, abattoir (116)By person wrote:

    twisted... to be the one who can look at the one who is already been one fucked up girl.I am.nice piece.

  • A former member wrote: beautifully painfull love the emotion this brings forth wonderful write

  • DarkSoul On Wednesday, January 26, 2005, DarkSoul (19)By person wrote:

    We all have our times. Times to grieve. Times to look ahead. Times to forge new beginnings. This is apparently your time to shine. Great write. DP mail me ~DarkSoul

  • The Crimson Queen On Tuesday, January 25, 2005, The Crimson Queen (928)By person wrote:

    nicely done...i've been there before so good luck to ya!

  • Malice In Wonderland On Monday, January 24, 2005, Malice In Wonderland (1023)By person wrote:

    Obvious emotion...very reflective write...nicely done. Scholar

  • Sex Slave On Monday, January 24, 2005, Sex Slave (79)By person wrote:

    wow very good-Danielle

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