Lies Always Fail
We all argue in life from the most little things to the most
extreme things. Whether it's with a boy or girl or even
ourselves. It's the way we were raised and the way we will ever
know. I thought to myself. I watched the clouds circle around
the blue ocean sky, dancing into the most sinuous shapes and
curves. The wind blew through my empty mind giving me the most
thrilling chill to awaken my soul. I heard the birds sing their
morning sorrow and the near cries of the cats scraping up
whines for some old trashy food.
It began raining a short while later and the raindrops
piled up on my long brown tangled hair. It was only minutes
later that the thunder would come shaking my thoughts and the
lightening purposely shattering every dream into a horrible
mess of somber lies. The vociferous wind scurried wildly
through the broken tree tops and made them dance through the
pouring rain in an uncanny way. The stentorian thunder pounded
down over the mountains and the lightening slowly crept between
the surface of the water.
I got up from the cold wet ground and ran away as far as
possible from the storm. I was alone by myself for the first
time in my life, leaving me to live amongst natures course. I
was told I was nothing, but a wastrel little sixteen year old
girl. Thats one of the reasons I ran away into the forest to be
alone. From what I remember I have always been alone my whole
life. My parents died sixteen years ago in a car accident.
Lucky for me I survived the crash. I don't know how, but I did.
My mom died during the scene and my dad was dragged away in the
ambulance with nothing, but pouring blood. They were on they're
way to the emergency room when it happened. Turns out my
mother was giving birth to me while my dad was driving. They
found me on the floor of the old 1970 mustang. My mom already
had a name picked out for me and that was Melony Maylen.
I was adopted awhile later since my aunt Stacey couldn't
take care of me anymore. I was adopted by the bloody family of
the Barrens. The story about my parents I just mentioned was by
them. They already had a kid of their own, Courtney Barren. She
is a cold-hearted bitch, so to say. I was only eight when we
started to hate eachother. She got scissors one day and cut off
all my thin brown hair. Her parents didn't believe that her
daughter would do that and blamed it on me for being stupid.
They sent me to my room and I remember staying in there for a
full week. I was only aloud to go to the bathroom twice a day
and only was aloud to eat when they felt the need I was hungry.
It wasn't all that often either.
I took the tortue they indured me through for the next
eight years. Living in the hell house of bloomsbury
Pennsylvania, where everyone thought the Barrens were sweet
hearts. Obviously they didn't know of the big creeps that they
really were. I never had a friend to call my best and for
school I wasn't aloud to talk to anyone. I usually came home
and read a book from the library that I usually stole from.
Reading was one of my passions since it was the only fun thing
that I actually new how to do. So much for sleepovers and
parties, almost every teenager encounter's. The only good thing
about my life there wasn't any boy or girl drama. Since I never
got to experience it I kind of wonder what its like to be in
everyone's business. I mean thats what the human life is only
good for right?
The Barrens weren't home one day when I snuck out, they
went to get their daughter ice-cream and to look for a brand
new car for her sixteenth birthday. Thats when I ran away. So
it brings me here in the violent thunderstorm in the forest
searching for some shelter and comfort from anything that
happens to come my way.
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