Need

Need

A Chapter by Debbie Barry
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Written at Basic Training, a poem dedicated to Basic Training.

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Need

 


July 5, 1987


My tears fall,
My eyes are red,
My heart breaks,
I am in pain.


I feel so lost,
I feel deserted -
I know I have love,
But the past is too near.


I want help,
I need assurance,
I need an ear
To listen to me.


I need to think
In peace and quiet,
I need to find
A viable future.


For Basic Training.




© 2017 Debbie Barry



Author's Note

Debbie Barry
I wrote this when I wa 18. Initial reactions appreciated.

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Debbie Barry
Debbie Barry

Clarkston, MI



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I live with my husband in southeastern Michigan with our two cats, Mister and Goblin. We enjoy exploring history through French and Indian War re-enactment and through medieval re-enactment in the So.. more..

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