Sara Douglas

Rookie (August 25 / Illinois)

Get High Or Die Trying - Poem by Sara Douglas

It’s just to get by, just to survive
And every time you want more
Tell me; tell me, do you feel alive?
I want to know what its like to soar

Sink your toes into the cloud
Forget reality and defy gravity
Tell me; tell me, do you feel proud?
You’re invincible, gain immortality

But is it worth it to hit the floor?
What’s it like to fall from the sky?
Tell me; tell me, is it worth the war?
God yes, it’s so worth it to die

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  • Laura Brauer (3/1/2008 8:51:00 PM)

    LOVE this.
    Been there, too. It's definitely worth it at the time, but later, hurts like a bitch.: ]
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, February 17, 2008

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 18, 2008


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