Just A Minute...
Author: Senko


Look in her eyes,look really deep, behind the chain necklace, behind the nice white teeth.
You'll see a little girl, curled up and crying, wondering where her childhood went, as she's slowly dying.
No one understands it, all they ask is, "Why does she act like that?", "Why won't she listen?'
Now pay close attention, at the way she hides her wrist, look through the sleeve, get closer, let me show you this.
Look at the scars, ugly and deep, and then ask yourself, Will I ever do that to me?"
Sitting in a room, all alone, shedding tears of pain and hate, and writing a 'worthless emo poem'
Please my good friend, one last time for me, look at her as a whole, are there pieces missing?
the shine in her eyes, as she laughs at a joke, were is the dreamy expression, as she wonders whether to get a coke?
All the normal things, missing in her life, that sometimes she misses, as she's drawn by a knife.
Now my friend, as you slowly draw away, think back to what you saw, and don't let yourself get that way...


Comments on this poem/writing:

Name:                                           Remember Me

Comment Title:

Comment / Ammendment:

Please complete the recaptcha below for spam prevention:

Click here to read other Poems by Senko


Poetic Dreams Other's Poetic Dreams Submit a Poem New This Week Forum Home

Copyright©2017-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved.   No part of this website, including all pictures and written words,  may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without  permission of the original author of the work.  All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner.  All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail:  so the proper person may be notified.