Cutting | Teen Ink


December 16, 2012
By TevyRae PLATINUM, Pittsfield, Pennsylvania
TevyRae PLATINUM, Pittsfield, Pennsylvania
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Favorite Quote:
"Here is a small fact: You are going to die." ~The Book Thief
"You have no stupidity inside of your adorable little self." ~Mikey Pasterik

I want to breathe.
I feel trapped,
I’m in a box, a glass box.
It keeps getting smaller and smaller.
Can’t breathe,
The box is airtight.
Smaller, tighter, running out of air,
Tears come, but they don’t fall.
They are hot and burning.
Break free…?
I’ve tried.
Taking the last breath,
My lips blue,
Need to break the glass,
Breathe, breath of life,
No more oxygen,
Death is near, I can feel him.
Then, suddenly, it’s gone.
The glass has shattered.
My neck, legs, and wrists bloody, stinging,
But air,
Finally, relief.

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