Always Second Best

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

No matter what I do, there seems to be someone who can always do it better

 thought that I was good at something,
but there was always someone better.
My friends don't seem to see,
but I don't let it show, I can't let it show,
how I try to make myself look good,
because that's how I am,
how my home is,
my family,
me.


But I'm always second best,
at school or in my own house,
I know that I'm not liked as much,
as my other friends or my siblings,
but I try to make myself look good,
because that's all I have,
All I have at home,
with my family,
me.

I thought I was good at something,
just one little thing nobody could beat me in,
but then there was something good,
not for me of course, for a friend.
Now I can't make myself look good,
when I'm stuck at second best.
Never first,
never.

I'm always second best.


Submitted: June 19, 2011

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PureAussie

Loving your

Mon, June 20th, 2011 12:16pm

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My? lol no problem, whatever I have I'm glad you're loving it :)

Mon, June 20th, 2011 7:01am

MenoMano

Love it, keep up the good work :)

Mon, June 20th, 2011 1:34pm

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Thnx :)

Mon, June 20th, 2011 7:10am

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