A Poem For My Alterego

A Poem For My Alterego

And you will never hurt me again
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An alter ego is your worst self; it is the complete opposite of who you are, almost like a devil side to you that you never knew you had unless it comes out when you are sad or angry.

Sad, distressed, and confused

That is what you want me to be

You want me to suffer

And lose every time

You bring me to my lowest

And never are afraid to drag me behind

But I have this little message for you so then you know I changed my mind

I am growing up way past you

If you think you are out to get me, you better think again

In my time of need I had people near by

You may have made your visits abrupt but you never took over

But all you do is wish the worst on me

And I will never let that down

Now that your battles have lost and mine took a great victory

The mistakes I made will never die

Because you will remind me of them again

Just because I remember my mistakes does not mean anything bad

It reminds me of who you want me to be and of who I once was

People make mistakes and that cannot change, ever

But I know one thing is for sure, I will never let you control me again.

Good bye alter ego, for now that is.

You may come back but not anytime soon

Because I have grown up way past you

And you will never hurt me again.

Cover Image Credit: geminrian.blogspot.com

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