Treasure Island

Sara Hammouri

(6/8/1993 / Amman Jrdan)

Nothing Girl


Maybe I wear baggies
and white socks with flip-flops,
maybe I don't like listening to rave
and I'm not on the social mountaintops,
maybe I don't care about the things
that make your worlds twirl,
maybe you look at me and think:
Gee, what a nothing girl.

Maybe I like giving smiles
which seems to be a sin today,
and maybe I allow my imagination
to sometimes run away,
maybe you don't understand this
and that's why you cannot see,
if this make me a nothing girl,
hey, that's ok with me!

The world makes you believe
your personality mustn't be detected,
your face must be picture perfect
and wear cloths just the best, to be accepted.
Maybe I look at you
and feel sorry that you're blind,
robots you have became,
yourself you'll never find.

God made you, as well as me,
this means I am something,
the world is a liar
and if I must be a nothing
for you to see it,
then so be it

Submitted: Tuesday, May 05, 2009

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  • ****tamara Hanaring.****** , A Thought Mate, (5/5/2009 1:04:00 PM)

    these words show that you are many people and things very beautifully expressed..

    loved these linesMaybe I like giving smiles
    which seems to be a sin today,
    and maybe I allow my imagination
    to sometimes run away, (Report) Reply

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