What Never Was

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
Fake & Different.

Submitted: January 24, 2019

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What Never Was.

Peel away the happiness,

See what lurks behind,

The grief and fear and anger,

Of the person whom once shined.

 

I denied the person I was meant to be,

The person whom everybody knew,

To express the side that destroyed me,

The side that was more true.

 

They questioned me and I denied it all,

It was all quite funny, really,

They seemed to truly trust me

Which was a terrible mistake, clearly.

 

I did it again and again,

Releasing the monster inside,

They never connected the dots,

Until too many of them had died.

 

Haha! I watch and laugh,

As they try to solve the case,

They'd never think I to be responsible,

Even when I'm staring them in the face.

 

I got away with extraordinary things,

Even I think so,

I'm not as innocent as I may seem,

So I think I better go.

Goodbye.

 

~L. Knife


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