Treasure Island

Gini OQuinn

(Tennessee)

Reason


They show me a bad marriage,
The yelling, the screaming, the fighting,
From dawn til` dusk.

Constant distrust of one,
Blaming everything on each other,
Always trying to find a way out.

I'm scared to know if they're all like this,
But you give me a reason to try,
A reason to try to share my life with you.

A reason to say I Love You everyday,
A reason to find truth in someone,
A reason to fight to be with you.

A reason to stand up for myself,
A reason to hope not all marriages,
Are going to end up like this one.

Submitted: Tuesday, May 29, 2007
Edited: Thursday, March 03, 2011

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