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Skylar H., Normal, IL By Wontgiveup17, Normal, IL

She carries her mask
at her side ready to draw.
For if someone starts to question
what she's feeling at all.

No one seems to notice
that her smiles are all forces.
Though if you look into her eyes
all you'll see is strong remorse.

He carries his mask
at his side ready to draw.
For if someone starts to question
what he's feeling at all.

Sitting in the back
with his eyes gazing low.
Making sure that his sadness
doesn't ever show.

Yet they go home at night
and cry themselves to sleep.
Because no one cared enough

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3 comment(s)
moderndayEmilyDickinson
Outstanding job! It's true, and I've been one of those people who wore a mask. Thanks for sharing this!
Jul. 12, 2014 at 11:17 AM • Report
Tiffiny22
Loved this! It's really good and very true/relatable.
Mar. 16, 2013 at 9:31 PM • Report
E.A.P.lover
Thank you for the comment, it means alot.
Mar. 17, 2013 at 4:27 PM • Report
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