Left for Dead

By Your Perfect Poison

Can't sleep
           Can't even comprehend how to close my eyes
Can't eat
           Can't even remember how to chew food
Can't think
           Can't even think about thinking
Can't speak
           Can't get the words to make themselves
Can't do anything
           Can't even write this

This letter to you telling you how you affected me
How you hurt me so bad, so bad I can't even function
I just sit and remember everything
Remember every burning moment
And how you tried to sweeten it
With your words like acid on my brain
Disintegrating all that helped me live,
My will to survive, my soul, my very passion for life

I hope you see this
      I hope you see you're a monster
I hope it hurts
      I hope you die
I will not forgive you
      I cannot forget
How you tore my life apart
      And left me for dead

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Copyright 2010 Your Perfect Poison
Published on Monday, January 4, 2010.     Filed under: "Abuse" and "Poetry"
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  • ANGELSLAYER On Friday, March 5, 2010, ANGELSLAYER (154)By person wrote:

    It's amazing how a person can absorb so much pain and continue to exist. I admire you.

  • A former member wrote: the emotion is tangible, very transparent and overwhelming, certainly arousing for the reader, nice, and welcome to the valley

  • Rebel tiGer King On Thursday, January 7, 2010, Rebel tiGer King (278)By person wrote:

    there are no words that can describe how i feel after reading this, very painful *tips hat* a brighter day is ahead darling, keep your chin up -symph-

  • sIo On Tuesday, January 5, 2010, sIo (849)By person wrote:

    cheers darling.

  • theXkevorkian On Monday, January 4, 2010, theXkevorkian (93)By person wrote:

    I have felt this , I am feeling this . Write On :)

  • Sinfire On Monday, January 4, 2010, Sinfire (153)By person wrote:

    I like the construction of this one, magnificent. You are doing the right thing though, write out all the bad shit... never dwell and let it fester. I especially like the first part... How a person shuts down, when a pain becomes too extreme. Nice write. TY4YP.

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