Jessica Elizondo

Rookie - 0 Points (September 30,1991 / Wooster)

A Different Smile - Poem by Jessica Elizondo

I pass you in the hall and smile.
But its a different kind of smile.
Instead of hoping you'll smile back,
I smile because I'm stronger,
and hoping I can get over you.
I smile because I have hope,
I smile not because I want you back,
I smile because I don't need you.
Don't get me wrong,
you're a great friend,
and maybe you won't even know of this secret battle,
but God has made me strong.
I pass you now and look up,
not put my head down and pretend
the i wasn't 'heart broken.'
Thank you for the times we had,
but I broke it off for a reason and
you're happy now, witch is all I could ask for.
I smile and a piece of my heart doesn't
break off and shatter. My heart is still intact,
and I'm focusing on more important things.
Farewell, maybe we could work on our friendship,
so I smile and continue walking down the hall.

Comments about A Different Smile by Jessica Elizondo

  • Shania K. Younce (3/28/2014 8:53:00 PM)

    A fine write. I like the poem. Bien! (Report) Reply

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  • (12/22/2009 5:16:00 PM)

    good, im glad youre better now! God will always give us hope for the future. good job. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, December 20, 2009

Poem Edited: Saturday, July 30, 2011

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