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All Alone (Jason Smith-Lafayette, LA)

Here I sit in this house all alone,
Waiting for someone to call on the phone.
I wonder why this has to be,
Is there anyone out there for me?
Is this what fate has to offer,
Or will I be empty like this coffer?
Not having someone to call my own,
Makes this house feel empty and not a home.
Is this what makes me fill with hate,
Not able to love or find a mate?
To be so alone without any friends,
Could this lead me to my final end?
I have never felt so much hurt inside,
Should I say to the world my goodbyes?
I know I should be happy this time of year,
I just can’t get into the Christmas cheer.
I have this feeling of loneliness and shame,
I guess I have only myself to blame.

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