The daily show

Noortje By Noortje, 24th Feb 2014 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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What is on the outside isn't always an accurate reflection of what is inside.


Nightfall brings alarming thoughts,
Time slowly passes by.
Sunrise watched through teary eyes,
I rise in silence as I cry.

Turn on the smile before opening the door,
Stepping forth onto life's grand stage.
Hiding all my pain and fear,
On day arrest in my minds cage.

All who claim acquaintance,
Only see the daily show.
That smiling and happy girl,
With which there is so much they don't know.

Until you dig a little deeper you can't really "know" a person , there is usually so much more going on than what meets the eye.


Acting, Anxiety, Depressed, Depression, General Anxiety, Hiding, Life, Life Experience, Personality, Social Anxiety, The Mind

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24 year old music loving, poetry writing, sports maniac , animal welfare enthusiast :)

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author avatar Fern Mc Costigan
26th Feb 2014 (#)

Nice poem!

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author avatar Sivaramakrishnan A
26th Feb 2014 (#)

Lovely poem and fact of life, Noortje . Life can be daunting at times but we have to keep smiling - siva

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