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This is a very simple poem I wrote several years ago. It's not very good, but I still like it. I may not be a real poet, but I like what it says...

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Miranda
this poem is so so true...you know there is so much inside of me but i am who i am ....i cant change it and i cant make people like me. i try to always respect people and who they are and i pray that God will always help me in the areas where i make mistakes..i have to accept who i am...you are a really great writer keep up the good work you shall go far..:o)

The True Light

When you look into life,
You don't see what's inside;
For you look with your eyes
And not with your heart.

If you want to know the truth,
Then you have to close your eyes;
And open your heart
To see the true light.

Don't try to change
What was really there,
Just because what you saw
Brought you only despair.

The truth is the truth,
And it will never change -
No matter how much
You try to forget.

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