Treasure Island

No Reason To Care

(9/4/94 / Somewhere)

_I'm Living In Hell_

you tell me you understand
you tell me I can talk to you
you tell me to trust you
and that you've been put through this too

but you don't understand
you don't know
I can't talk to you
because you'd tell some one

and even know you say it's for the best
I know your trying to make me like the rest
with pills and therapy
with talking and `help`

I know your hidden plan
you want to change me
you want me normal
you want me to be something I'm not


I know your plan but you don't know mine
and that is just part of the game
the game you think your winning

the pills don't help
I pretend to take them
I don't listen to your help
and I hide in the dark instead of the light

just because I look happy
you assume all is well
when deep in my mind
I'm living in hell

Submitted: Saturday, May 02, 2009

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  • Leland Cromwell (10/13/2009 12:27:00 PM)

    I like your poem, it's a get way to get it out. I know I was there myself sometime ago. Don't keep it in, write til you get it all out, all you can..
    10 plus (Report) Reply

  • Trevor Gronning (8/25/2009 9:42:00 PM)

    'when deep in my mind
    I'm living in hell '

    - Story of my life for the past two years and 3 months. Great poem. Well done. I hope you are feeling better. (Report) Reply

  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (7/1/2009 6:38:00 PM)

    you tell me you understand
    you tell me I can talk to you
    you tell me to trust you
    and that you've been put through this too.....passingthrough crucial period with anguish and paid... very well penned and good write. deserves full 10

    read mine 'Go, to hell' & 'Visitng hell' & o, mother (Report) Reply

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