Christian Rivera

(November 19th 1992 / Mcallen, Texas)

Friends Vs. Family


Sometimes I feel out of place
Like when my family is talking and I just can't relate
I feel like they just want me to go away

Sometimes I feel like I'm being crushed
When they look down on me
Like I never do enough

Sometimes I feel like an adopted son
To the mothers of
The friends I've always loved

Sometimes I go hungry
To feed a selfish little brother
Who never thanks me

Sometimes when I'm all alone
I think of all the places
I used to call home

Sometimes when I don't belong
My friends make me feel alright
They are my back bone from now on

Submitted: Friday, April 30, 2010

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