Take a Penny, Leave a Scar.

I'm just a number,
Put me in the back.
One of these days,
I swear I'll fucking snap.

Always keeping it in,
Forever pushing it down.
One day I'll strike this match
And burn this place to the ground.

Empathy is a curse,
A color I wear well.
I'm sick of always wondering
How other people feel.

I don't take care of myself,
I just bury my own bone.
I'm always there for everyone
But I'm always left alone.

It's not fair ya know,
I always do my best.
Maybe someone does care
But I'm ignored by the rest.

My feelings don't matter,
My heart has been hurting.
Every time I open up
I'm treated as a burden.

Everyday gets better,
Fuck I wish that was true.
Another minute goes by
And I just feel more blue

I have no patience left.
I really just want to leave.
If tomorrow I'll be gone
Would you even miss me?

aloneburdenempathyemptyFuck

◄ Kicked Out of Heaven.

Twice A Day With Food. ►

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Hayley Taylor

Mon 18th Jun 2018 15:14

this almost brought me to tears. Such a moving poem.

you're not alone.

Hayley

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Hannah Collins

Thu 31st May 2018 21:12

I would miss you after reading this.
Some people have the nature to give and often they don't
receive enough back.
A moving poem.

Hannah

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Andrew Mark Bedell

Thu 31st May 2018 15:51

Powerful stuff.

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Dontaves Wiggs

Thu 31st May 2018 14:00

Fantastic peice my brother.

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