When I was smaller,
I used to think life was fun and games,
Now that I've grown taller,
I know for a fact life is not the same.
I used to worry about homework,
At the most,
Now I act like a jerk,
And my lifestyle is getting worse.
I grew up from the dirt,
Learned to breathe in the fumes,
Now all the stress gets to me and hurts,
And in my own thoughts I get consumed.
I used to think,
That my parents would be around,
But now as my tears make my eyes blink,
I know the cruel reality,
Of not knowing the certainty.
...But I used to think...