I Waited and Waited until my Scars Faded

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 03:02 -- astarz

I always worried that people would notice and ask
In order to avoid any awkwardness or worrisome expressions, I came up with excuses for everyone
My family -- friends --coworkers
I spent day after day coming up with excuses until I realized that no one was going to ask

This poem is about: 
My community
My country
Our world

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