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written by: The Quiet Quill

@TheQuietQuill

 

I won't be bullied,

I won't be told,

I will remain in tact,

I will never be cold.

 

I won't wait to live,

I won't stand in line,

I will lift my head up high,

I will smile and shine.

 

You may throw hard words,

You may be snide,

But I won't be hurt,

And I will not hide.

 

Keep discussing a life

You know nothing about,

I will notice it all,

But I won't scream and shout.

 

I dare you to be kind,

For your own happy ending,

I'm the same as I was,

I just gave up pretending.

 

I've picked myself up

After a nasty fall,

So if you can't be nice

Then say nothing. At all.

The Quiet Quill

The Quiet Quill

AUGUST 2016 AUTHOR OF THE MONTH at Spillwords.com
Writer. Poet. Observer.

An open book with a few words tucked away. I have many thoughts to think and many feelings to feel, which I exorcise through poetry; my therapy.
The Quiet Quill

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