Treasure Island

cherry Tucker


im so sick


ll break into your thoughts
With what's written on my heart
I will break, break

I'm so sick,
Infected with where I live
Let me live without this
Empty bliss,
Selfishness
I'm so sick
I'm so sick

If you want more of this
We can push out, sell out, die out
So you'll shut up
And stay sleeping
With my screaming in your itching ears

I'm so sick,
Infected with where I live
Let me live without this
Empty bliss,
Selfishness
I'm so sick
I'm so sick

Hear it, I'm screaming it
You're heeding to it now

Hear it! I'm screaming it!
You tremble at this sound

You sink into my clothes
And this invasion
Makes me feel
Worthless, hopeless, sick

I'm so sick,
Infected with where I live
Let me live without this
Empty bliss,
Selfishness
I'm so sick
I'm so sick

I'm so sick
Infected with where I live
Let me live without this
Empty bliss, selfishness
I'm so
I'm so sick
I'm so
I'm so sick

Submitted: Tuesday, April 15, 2008

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  • David Desantis (4/17/2008 2:19:00 PM)

    very beautiful stuff here....and really powerful...im so sorry that you are going through this pain, but atleast you have this outlet to vent (Report) Reply

  • Greenwolfe 1962 (4/17/2008 11:12:00 AM)

    Repetition helps with memory. It is one of
    the basic tried and true formulas in poetry.
    You did it quite effectively, I thought.

    GW62 (Report) Reply

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