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I Dont Want to Take Off My Mask

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    I Wear a Mask That Shows Not Hides

    my mother was one of the most respectable people in my life she would work for the benifit of others. towards the end i felt it was my turn to make things right and repay her favor i remember promisig her i would be ther for her when she would pass . i stuck around and took care...
    heidischainmailangel heidischainmailangel 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 12, 2009

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    ...She chooses to hide behind a mask

    as it can hide away so much painJust like the freedom you get from crying while walking in the rain.The only tell is the look of sadness behind her once bright blue eyesThat alone would be the only clue at her hearts true demise...lilreddressღ
    lilreddress lilreddress 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 14, 2014

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