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Author Name: Premiumsheedreams 2 Comments
Date Added: August 22, 2009 13:08:48 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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well Trevor, these words may not come as a giant surprise to you I've tried to get the courage to say them many times before maybe you will listen this time when you read this I will be gone this signifies the final part of our life together I will not give you the chance to drag me under the watery deep with another one of your recurrent and downward spiraling discussions... like a skipping record playing in my mind how stupid, inconsiderate, and totally worthless I am You dont worry me anymore... I've tried everything I know how to do I've discovered  I'm never going to be good enough I am not a good performer when it comes to jumping through hoops and bending over backwards I'm not one of your inventions I'm not your "work in progress" I could have shown you a better way to deal with your insecurities why couldnt you trust me to be the genuine person with whom you fell in love? I tried with all my might to teach you how to love I know you had a harsh and lonely introduction to childhood but we all have dysfunction in our background that is no excuse all that could have been erased if only you would have allowed me to be your gentle teacher Mildness, Unselfishness, Kindness, Generosity; indeed Love those were the gifts I was willing to give freely and abundantly I no longer compel nor implore you to learn Love's excelling ways someone else  will have to take my place as your teacher you have forced me to assume this position by your habitually and incessantly ugly behavior towards me and the boys we are not the disruptive ones in the family Love has faded far from my eyes I offer this letter as a standard courtesy just to let you know my address we will be spending the summer at the lake house please allow us to live quietly and peacefully I look forward to each independent and triumphant new day signed, Tanya    
Author's Notes:
many thanks to Travis for this challenging word bank.  your words trigger strong feelings and deep emotions...the essence of the power of the word bank.  thanks for the inspiration my friend!      signifies     recurrent     discussions     performer     inventions     insecurities
                compel     position     habitually     disruptive    address     independent
and thanks also go to Tanya who by the words of her recent post, Waiting for Courage, has given me the courage to post this write...Thanks, redcoatsister!
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Comment By: FreePeter Sammylin on September 24, 2009 08:22:51 PM Report
Hello Linda,

I was so surprised when arriving at the end of this well worded work when finding out it was again the fruit of a wordbank!  How completely did this great writing capture me into its pureness of reality!  Its simply amazing what you can do with the words given to you, Travis offerings have found a place of splendor to live in for ever!

Greetings: Peter
Comment By: FreeThe Bag Lady on September 1, 2009 04:09:18 AM Report
This is one of those letters that HAS to be written and the recipient wishes did not arrive~!  It is a strong, verbal stance of feelings that explain anguish in making a life changing decision....And, the agony of not being able to change the situation....Great insight, great write...


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