Teenage Years

Thu, 04/01/2021 - 17:12 -- HailsM

To feel alive

A girl cuts into her skin

While another girl cries when she's told

She was never loved by her boyfriend


A boy is left with broken bones

After he endures a vicious beating

A young girl is teased about her weight

And decides to stop eating


A girl was raped repeatedly

Until she blows out her brains

And leaves her distraught mother

To clean up the stains


Another boy does cocaine

While a girl makes herself throw up

To feel a sense of self-control

And they both become corrupt


A boy is hopeless

And grabs a knife

And they say these are supposed

To be the best years of our life


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i love your poem it is too true 


Thank you. 

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