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Stars

Let them be...

From a distance, we looked like shooting stars.
the stars that everyone wishes upon, wishing for the things
they dream of.
They could also be. 

But everything's a lie, we know who we really are.
deep inside we are not the stars that shine above...
But the dirt that we walk beneath our feet.

We are not the stars that people see,
comparing us to the shooting the stars
they see in the sky.

Everyone likes to make up their story
Of what others may be like.
Then they resent you for it.

They start talking bad about you,
say how much of a bad person you are.
Only based on how they see and feel about things.

Oh, how they are so wrong, So blinded
Closed minded. 
I don't mind. Let them be...

- Written on June 30th, 2018

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Cassiie Etienne

27 years old. I have been writing for as long as I could remember. For some reason writing was the only way I could express myself when I was younger and it still is one of the best ways I express myself. 

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