Stop. Stop. Stop demanding. I won't give in. I can't. Don't you see what's inside me? This pent up rage at you. Don't look now But I detest you. I'll never give in. Not with you. Not for you. Not ever.
He was only 16, He wanted to join, he was too young to die, he was old enough to fight, the loss for his family, for the good of his country, he had so much to live for, he had so much to die for, that poor boy,* that good boy.
I was going to enter a poetry competition in my college but I backed out. It had to be about war or conflict and this was what i came up with.
I work too hard trying to keep my head above water I work too hard trying to impress other people I work too hard trying to suppress my emotions I work too hard trying to 'stay strong' in the face of ridicule I work too hard trying to keep my teachers happy
I work too hard trying to act like I don't
Sometimes you just need to stop trying. Let people see your emotions. Tell your teachers they're being ridiculous. Stop trying to impress other people. You are the most important and sometimes working too hard can be your downfall.