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Just as the wind directs the sea, My father directs me. For so long, he went unnoticed Yet he stayed so devoted. Never did he waver
A shadow behind a filter my life is but a dream sorrounded by none and seemingly unseen A glance at me a nod in my direction yet never at me forever shattered perceptions
They don't know about it. The anxiety I face. When I have to go to a place, Where I know little to no people. From working at the restaurant, To a party at my friend's place.
Please help me And make these shadows leave Save me from the darkest street Turn the lights back on And I'm crying Then I'm broken Shattered on the floor The mirror hides unseen faces
Lady in black Pretty and fair Don't dare look back There's pain and suffering there Lady in black Silent and scared The cards are stacked And shame haunts the air
Scariest Thing How I can smile in the day while go away...
No one sees and no one can find What I hide beneath this facade of mine Constantly wanting for what cannot be Constantly wishing for a better school, A better life, And better friends
They only fester in the silence. Time is ticking. We should stop being quiet Because all they can do is fester in the silence. The longer they fester, the worse the pain. Time is ticking.
Life is unfair The adults all preach it But it takes so long for you to believe it You ride the waves Until the board breaks
People tell me I’m lucky. They say I have the best parents in the world. They tell me things like “I wish my parents were as nice as yours!” But what they don’t know, What they don’t see,