eXtRaOrDiNaRy

her only wish as the

(b~r~e~e~z~e) blows her wishes down

And her wishes back

(this is why wishes come true)

but she (she) b-l-o-w-s her

wishes back, the w i s p s

of greatness fading away.

it' irresistible

Extraordinary

her only respite as

she torments herself i.n.d.i.r.e.c.t.l.y

(the worst of the worst)

she makes herself out to be

somedaintylittlepettything.

(she was supposed to be

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Extraordinary

her only hope

as she ho l ds on

to all she ever was and

couldn't ever stop being and

took for granted and

now it's g^o^n^e (surprise, surprise)

EXTRAORDINARY

her only dream

as e.v..e...r...y...t...h...i..n.g around her -comestoahalt-

and the only way (theonlyway) to make it move again

are those great bigneonletters

(extraordinary)

is her only e.x.c.u.s.e

as a teacher tells her nevernevernever to use

as a gauge of intelligence

(she agrees, somewhere

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p

inside but she tells herself it's less of

c!o!m!p!l!a!c!e!n!c!y)

than desperation as she watches

some of her best,best,best friends pull it off

so effortlessly (so flawlessly) and still admire her

(revere her)

when they

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(shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot

shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot

shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot)

so she can'thelpbut

gloat (it's a survivalmechanism) as she watches

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eXtRaOrDiNaRy

her only wish as the

( b~r~e~e~z~e) blows her wishesdown

and her wishes back

(this is why wishes come true)

and she was so d.u.m.b

as to b~l~o~w them back to the wind

and assume they would stay.