I can’t be
Who you want me to be
Because that’s just not me

I realize
I can’t be my true self
Around you
Nor can I be happy
All there is
Is a dumb reflection
Of your idea of

Label me
As you wish
As a rebel
As an angel
As a fucked up child
Bored and confused
But not a copy
Of yourself

Do you
Expect me to be just like you?
To love like you
To hate like you
To feel the same way

Leave me here to die
To crumble inside
My soul will rise
My soul will rise
And burn in the fire
Of hate and