Things Found in a Notebook of High School Poetry

A teen feeling feelings so hard.
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    Let's take a journey through this notebook I found in my childhood bedroom, shall we?
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    "Taken away too soon. Chasing away fear like the sun from the moon."
    Huh? 🌞🌚
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    "Speak slowly. Frankly. People don't care until you're disappearing. Stay. Stay. Because you'll never leave me."
    Notes in the margins about seeing a movie at the Sherman Oaks Galleria, so must have been a "friend zone" movie date. πŸ‘πŸ»
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    "Gravity repels my feet back to the ground. The one-way road is blocked. Clouds rolling in, thinking of the place I should have been."
    This is in brackets. I liked this one apparently. πŸ˜‡πŸ˜ŽπŸ˜
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    "Dark hair, dark eyes, never could make you mine. At your age, you've got no time."
    Right off the bat, I know exactly who this must be about. To be fair, she was a whole 2 grades above me and perfect in every way. She's also on List App. Hi @celesteballard πŸ‘‹πŸ»
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    "The more and more I think, the less and less I try. Anything I have yet to learn, I can go to a store and buy."πŸŽΆπŸ“€πŸŽ₯πŸ‘¬
    I loved Best Buy @sam_grey
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    "Like a clock behind the times, I can't fix you." πŸ•™βŒ
    Ooooooooof. Yikes.
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    Enough for now.