I Walk To The Beat Of My Own Drum

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    Walk The Walk

    My mother spent 10 years sitting by a window Scared if she spoke she would die of a heart attack She listened as her dreams silently screamed They drowned like little dolphins caught in a fishnet Dear world I'm pleased to meet you Hey everybody when you walk the walk...
    AlternateSource AlternateSource
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Jan 29, 2010

    Walk The Walk

    Poe I walk to the beat of my own drum.
    KlaraVoyet KlaraVoyet
    41-45, F
    Dec 11, 2012

    Offbeat

    A little too loud, a little too soft, a little out of sync sometimes. But it's mine.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 18, 2011

    People may surpass me

    and look back and think, "Such a slow person." But I like my pace. I enjoy the things that I see as I walk to the beat of my own drum.
    mercifulpennies mercifulpennies
    18-21, F
    Jan 25, 2015

    And My Drum

    has a hip hop rhythm to it :P Okay that didn't make any sense. Anyways, yeah I TRY to do things because I want to, not because I feel like I need to.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick
    22-25
    8 Responses Nov 19, 2010

    My Drum!

    To bad that drum isn't real so i could sell it. I need the money...
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    Mar 15, 2010

    I'Ve Always Been One Of The Salmon That Swim Upstream

    It's the way i was raised. Conformity in my opinion is overrated so i choose to march to the beat of my own drum. I believe my diverse and multi-ethnic upbringing has enabled me to approach life from an Open Minded free thinking perspective. I'm not shackled by closed minded...
    LunarAlchemy LunarAlchemy
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jun 30, 2013
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