Nobody Asked Me

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  1. CGMAngel

    CGMAngel Well-Known Member

    Nobody asked me if I wanted to be born.

    I didn’t.

    Nobody asked me if I was ready to grow up and face the world.

    I wasn’t.

    Nobody asked me if I wanted to be set free.

    I didn’t.

    Nobody asked me if I was in pain.

    I was.

    Nobody asked me if I wanted someone to take my hand and hold me safe.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I was afraid of morning.

    I was.

    Nobody asked me if I wanted Mummy and Daddy to stop fighting.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if the cruel taunts of bullies had forever shredded my soul.

    They had.

    Nobody asked me if, just once, instead of me saving the world, I wanted the world to save me.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I just wanted to be given the benefit of the doubt.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I ever felt completely alone and utterly petrified.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if my heart was irreparably broken when my beloved pets passed away.

    It was.

    Nobody asked me if I ever wanted someone to stay with me through the cold night.

    I did.

    Nobody ever asked me if I was tired of running away and hiding.

    I was.

    Nobody ever asked me if I was sad and alone, and just wanted to go home.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I felt betrayed by the face in the mirror.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I just wanted a nice girl to smile at me.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I longed to be accepted.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I wanted someone else, for a change, to take control.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I wanted someone else, for a change, to take responsibility.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I wanted to rewind the tape and start over.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if the humor and smiling face were just a tragic act to deceive.

    They were.

    Nobody asked me if I ever wanted to talk about myself.

    I did.

    Nobody asked me if I ever missed the sunshine of childhood innocence.

    I did.

    Nobody ever asked me if I wanted to die.

    I did.

    Nobody ever asked me if I truthfully DIDN’T want to die; I just wanted all the pain to stop.

    I did.

    I do.
     
  2. total eclipse

    total eclipse SF Friend Staff Alumni

    Hugs to you hun
     
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