the world within me
Author: Ella

Chapter 33
my story

my story

 

my soul was really weary

i'm not good enough

but then i see the people

their lives were really rough

 

i wanted to share my story

with those who would understand

the kind of life i lead

to those who would lend a hand

 

yet as i watched the streets

crowds that pass me by

i knew full well that many

had the same tears to cry

 

they all had troubles like mine

and they all had lives so rough

they all had failed and felt

they weren't good enough

 

and as i wished there were someone

to whom i could share my sorrow

i looked upon the people

to find a shoulder i could borrow

 

yet i knew that they knew my story

of the sadness i must suffer

and they have experienced all the pain

enduring the burning sulphur

 

of course it was so different

yet lives are all the same

but each a special meaning

each a different name

 

to hear my story again

i'm sure would be most boring

but as i find a face

with eyes just as imploring

 

a curiosity perhaps

that would love to hear me out

but deep inside everyone

is letting out a shout

 

an endless call for help

that they will never find

in people just like me

who always weep and whine

 

so i share that same old story

to those who would want to hear

but the story of my life

is the same as theirs i fear

 

 

Notify me when...

"This extract remains the exclusive property of the author who retains all copyright and other intellectual property rights in the work. It may not be stored, displayed, published, reproduced or used by any person or entity for any purpose without the author's express permission and authority."

Please rate and comment on this work
The writer appreciates your feedback.

Book overall rating (No. of ratings: 
24
):
Would you consider buying this book?
Yes | No
Your rating:
Post a comment Share with a friend
Your first name:
Your email:
Recipient's first name:
Recipient's email:
Message:
 

Worthy of Publishing is against spam. All information submitted here will remain secure, and will not be sold to spammers.

No advertising or promotional content permitted.