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Rated: E · Poetry · Experience · #2197579
When I wanna give up but God won't let me.
I Threw In the Towel

I threw in the towel today,
called it quits, gave up.
No longer wanting to even try,
I turned my back on my dreams.

“It’s too hard,” I said to myself,
allowing myself to feel broken yet again.
Shame overtook me and I said, “No more,”
to no one in particular, I guess.

I threw in the towel today,
sick of dreams being shattered.
I’ve set my goals, steps to reach them,
failing time and time again.

Something happened when I gave it up,
as I felt the sorrow and the guilt.
I threw in the towel on my dreams today,
but God threw it back at me and said,

“Get up, my child and dry your tears.
I’m not done with you…
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