Katydid

Thu, 10/13/2016 - 11:00 -- Kaybarr

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27249
United States
36° 9' 58.9608" N, 79° 35' 38.5944" W

I love the way your weight feels when you lean on me;

And when you twitch,

And when you cry,

I'll hold you close,

And stay awake,

To kiss your head & protect you from your monsters.

They say you're different, they say you're weird,

They warn me that I should be scared;

But to me you're normal,

To me you're fine.

I don't know why they can't see what lies behind.

She says I've changed you into someone she knows,

But you've always been you;

I wouldn't change you if I could,

I wouldn't have you any other way.

You're a beautiful creature,

And in my arms

I hope you'll stay.

 

(Courtesy of Bell)

This poem is about: 
Me
My family

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