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January 31, 2011
By Tiffanie_marie GOLD, Sedro-Woolley, Washington
Tiffanie_marie GOLD, Sedro-Woolley, Washington
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Favorite Quote:
Don't tell me the sky is the limit, when there are footprints on the moon.

Today I woke up
and prayed I had a
terrible terrible

This morning I plastered
a smile, but the
tears melted it off.

Yesterday I was care-free,
I loved the life I was
living--yesterday I didn't

I didn't know my mom
would wake me up at 3 a.m
and quietly whisper my
great grandpa passed away
at 2:22 a.m.

I didn't know I would
cry a million tears.
I didn't know I would hurt
like a million bullets
piercing my heart.

But now I know.
Now I am crushed.
Now I hate yesterday



The author's comments:
R.I.P Great Grandpa

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on Mar. 21 2011 at 3:27 pm
OliviaShea GOLD, Lakewood, Washington
10 articles 0 photos 22 comments

Favorite Quote:
"be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind dont matter, and those who matter dont mind" "you know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams"

this is beautiful. so much emotion behind your words. i love it. it reminds me of how i felt when my grandma passed away. i am so sorry for your loss.