Where I Come From

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Where I Come From
by Seb

I'm from a street where the lights are on, but no one sees.
I'm from faith in the needle, to mask the pain.
I'm from a long line of people who don't give a @#$%.

I'm from confusion about mankind.
I'm from laughter over spilt milk.
I come from somewhere, but nowhere.

I'm from them, and I know that because they look like me.
I'm from fear, because it was placed in my eyes.
I come from a long line of abuse.

I come from here, but now I'm out there.
I come from drugs and lies and deceit.
And I wish my life would become what?

That's where I'd like to come from. Anywhere? But here.

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