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Lauren B Called

Rookie - 86 Points (Motown)

Seizing the Moment


Yeah......so......
Show me something I didn't already know.....
Or do you think everything's about you?
Games........ played......
I'm for real but those who fake
Only borrow from another's life

Same here......framed.....
His paranoid feelings after me named
I don't want someone who doesn't want me
On my way.....still.....
And all the visions used to help me up that hill
Are not the prize I grab once I am there

Reality......needs.....
To soften the blows and comfort when you bleed
I'm not above holding onto dreams that get me through
Wise words.....seered.....
By the one from whom my path was cleared
'Don't give up just do what you have to do.'
Sometimes I walk the line but I'm not breaking the rules

Submitted: Saturday, December 21, 2013
Edited: Sunday, December 22, 2013

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  • Rookie - 5 Points marvin brato (12/27/2013 11:32:00 AM)

    Just bent the rule if you can do it to serve a better purpose at times, but do not break it to cause chaos! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 5 Points marvin brato (12/27/2013 11:31:00 AM)

    At times you may bent the rules to serve a better purpose...but never break it to cause chaos! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Billyd Burnett (12/21/2013 7:58:00 PM)

    Duty is as not breaking any overt rules. Sad for covert, hidden rules only in the heart. A sensitive poem. I am looking forward to reading more. (Report) Reply

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