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I WENT TO A PARTY MOM

Posted by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 1:54 AM
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I went to a party,
> And remembered what you said.
> You told me
> not to drink, Mom,
> so I had a sprite instead.
>
> I felt proud of myself,
> The way you said I would,
> that I didn't drink and drive,
> though some friends said I should.
>
> I made a healthy choice,
> And your advice to me was right.
> The party finally ended, and the kids drove out of sight.
>
> I got into my car,
> Sure to get home in one piece.
> I never knew what was coming, Mom,
> something I expected least.
>
> Now I'm lying on the pavement,
> And I hear the policeman say,
> the kid that caused this wreck was drunk,
> Mom, his voice seems far away.
>
> My own blood's all around me,
> As I try hard not to cry.
> I can hear the paramedic say,
> this girl is going to die.
>
> I'm sure the guy had no idea,
> While he was flying high.
> Because he chose to drink and drive,
> now I would have to die.
>
> So why do people do it, Mom
> Knowing that it ruins lives?
> And now the pain is cutting me,
> like a hundred stabbing
> knives.
>
> Tell sister not to be afraid, Mom
> Tell daddy to be brave.
> And when I go to heaven,
> put ' Mommy's Girl' on my grave.
>
> Someone should have taught him,
> That it's wrong to drink and drive.
> Maybe if his parents had,
> I'd still be alive
>
> My breath is getting shorter,
> Mom I'm getting really scared
> These are my final moments,
> and I'm so unprepared.
>
> I wish that you could hold me Mom,
> As I lie here and die.
> I wish that I could say, 'I love you, Mom!'
> So I love you and good-bye..


I got this today so i wanted to share

Please dont drink and drive!!!    

Please BUMP

by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 1:54 AM
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Athenas_mom
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 1:56 AM
Naturleigh8
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 1:56 AM

That was in the book Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul! I used to have it posted on my bedroom wall.

wesleysmom08
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 1:58 AM

That is so sad. Heres a bump!

lekn
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 2:01 AM

It is so very sad =(  bump

mamamissy316
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 2:01 AM

Thanks a lot.  I really needed to cry again today! 

lekn
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 2:23 AM

simple frown

RaulitosMommy
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 2:25 AM

They gave us this poem at our Sober Grad Nite in high school...its from the MADD Mothers Against Drunk Driving...so sad!

tattooI am a tattoed, pierced, non church going, public school sending, vaccinating, spanking, swear word using, bilingual teaching, don't skinny dip-I chunky dunk, single mom of a beautiful boy!

shebearncub
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 2:30 AM

BUMP! 

Please all stay safe over these holiday season when a LOT of folks are having holiday parties and drinking and driving....HUGS

xRileysMomx
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 2:33 AM

crying

lekn
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 2:53 AM

sad

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