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Cast away
Beat down and broken
I must obey
The word is spoken

Draw a circle of protection
Kept at bay
Keep away
So far apart from her perfection

Shadows loom
Lost in the gloom
I slowly slip away

A thirsty sea of stone and sand
Lost within a nightmare land
Afraid of night without a day
When the monsters come and play

I hear the serpent at my ear
She's urging me to drown the fear
But deep within this tortured mind
Wicked secrets you will find

I think that soon I'll fall apart
Their kindness only breaks my heart
I'll pass the nights in misery
With no one there to comfort me

The home I have is not a home
The life I lead is not my own.
When living here is not quite living
Living here is just worth giving
Ok, let me explain. If you want to skip the whole background info, just scroll down to the last two paragraphs.

I have found myself a new favorite anime by the name of "Soul Eater". The main characters of the series are Maka Albarn, Soul Eater (inspiration for the title) Death the Kid, Patty, Liz and Black Star. They are students at a special school taught by Death himself, known as Shinigami. (Death the Kid is the child of Death, hence his name)
In the anime, some people are born as "weapons" meaning they have the ability to transform themselves into weapons of some sort. The people who are able to use the weapons in their weapon form are known as "Meisters." Each person at Shinigami is either a weapon or a meister. A meister is paired with the weapon if their "soul wavelengths" match up. The meisters are then sent on special missions with their weapons to capture the souls of 99 evil humans. The weapons eat the souls and gain power. When a weapon has devoured 99 evil souls and one witch soul, they are turned into an all-powerful weapon known as the Death Scythe, and Shinigami himself is then able to wield them against the strongest foes, such as Kishin, or Demon Gods. Kishin are created from the souls of evil humans, which is why meisters and their weapons are to seek them out and destroy them.

Originally, Crona is one of the antagonists of the series, and is basically a puppet of the main antagonist for the first half of the series, a witch by the name of Medusa. (N.B. Crona has an ambiguous gender. It is never explicitly stated whether Crona is a boy or a girl, so it's sort of up to you. )
Medusa is obsessed with creating a Kishin, and Crona is basically her guinea pig. However, Crona shows little potential because s/he is personally against killing. However, Crona, being a meister, has a weapon that was fused into her body through one of Medusa's spells, known as Ragnarok. He basically bullies her into doing whatever he wants, and he loves to reap human souls and is constantly in search of power. In this way, the dominating personality of the weapon overshadows that of the naiive, passive personality of Crona.

However, through a series of events, Crona is taken in by Shibusen after a losing battle with Maka. (the two later become friends) Despite Maka and the team's best efforts, they find it near impossible to integrate Crona into the school because s/he is socially inept, easily depressed, slightly psychotic, and likes to hide inside her/his room in "Mr. Corner."
One time, Maka asks Crona to write a poem for her, thinking it might make Crona feel better. Crona does, and though you never get to see what is written for the poem, it makes Maka, Soul Eater, Black Star, and a teacher crawl into a corner and say they wish they had never been born. She is then congratulated by Soul, saying that she has an "amazing depressing power." So...this is a general idea of what I think was written. lol. It doesn't seem at all Crona's voice, but I was in a poetic mood of sorts.
I don't normally write poems like this. xD

I think the episode is...#26. One of my favorites. lol.
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bunnie50 Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2015
>emo corner< I wish I had never been born.....
SuiDesuChan Featured By Owner May 30, 2015  Hobbyist
Sorry for been born.
AmyRose12xx Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
*hides in the shadows* TAKE ME TO CHURCH! I DON'T WANT TO LIVE RN!
T3R3Z1-1S-4W3SOM3 Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
*Corner* I wish I had never been born.
norigmai1 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2014  Student Artist
How did you know what the poem siad
lilpaintergirl Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
*hides in the corner* im sorry for being born!!!
Randomcrap78 Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2014
Lovely Shoujo (Total shock) [V4] I wish I had never been born
MedusagorgonSE Featured By Owner May 3, 2014  Student Artist
*sits in Mr.Corner* I wish I was never born...
Castellapocalypse Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
:iconotlplz: I wish I was never born...
Darkstrike17 Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I wish I was never born . . . *sits by a wall*

raptorkil Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2014  Hobbyist Filmographer
:icondoge-plz: such wish never born
SmiteOrBeSmited Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
So beautiful You wuv me? 
brisi123 Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2013  Student General Artist
:iconpoemdepressionplz: I wish id never been born...
SophiaInsanity Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:iconsadnessplz: i wish i had never NEVER been born...
ThreeHornsOne Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
S: What a beautiful poem... I sometimes feel like that...

Admin: (nods)

San, Mun and Casio: I wish I had never been born...
kolotho115 Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2013
*gets up from computer* ._. *walks and sits in a corner* I wish I was never born Depressed - from pack 
segafan123 Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2013  Student Digital Artist
I wish I'd never been born.
BloodyMace Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist

*sniff sniff* t...this is beautiful! I LOVE it....but...






























........I wish I had never been born.........

souleatergirl24 Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2013
Crona  Chibi Crying Death the Kid Emote this makes me wish i had never been born  
SunnyWilly Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2013
That poem is so unbelievably beautiful, you should make lots and lots more of them! :O 
DarkestAngelRising Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
"sid, when the hell did you get here?" lol
Acidpond Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2013
so sad *backs into corner crying* I wish I was never born
Xanness Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013
*emo corner* I wish that I'd never been born.
Angela-Wolf-1 Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013
What a bunch of crybabies! Life sucks, its depressing, but we move on. The wisest thing I've learn is this: Assume the Worst (Witch makes horrific experiments), and Hope for the Best (A Hero will save us all). If it was me, I would not be sulking in a corner, I would hunt down madness, and eat it like a vampire. The more madness I have, the stronger I am. >:-D
djsonic109 Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013
my birth was a mistake *in the corner*
magentarose13 Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013  Student Artisan Crafter
I wish I had never been born! :(
brigilbert02 Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2013
i wish i never been born...its so...depressing....*whispers*and lke me.....
Puccalover55 Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2013
I wish I had never been born :depressed:
PeterSassyPan Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Great poem!!! :-)

I wish I was never born..............
ArtsyRay17 Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I wish Id never been born...
LILGUMMYBEAR Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2013  Student
WOW!! I loved this!! This was amazing! :)
Happy-Wolf01 Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2013
Me: *Skips happily into a room. See's Soul with a piece of paper*
Me: Paper! Mine! *Hisses and begins to read the paper*
Soul: *Looks extremely weird-ed out.*
Me: *Gives the paper back to Soul and joins the others in the corner* I wish I was never born!
Theanimefan123 Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
*emo corner* I wish I was never born... T_T
ZeroBoss Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
*Walks to dark corner and hugs self* I wish I was never born....
crazehsookiegirl Featured By Owner May 14, 2013  Student General Artist
EpicNeri00 Featured By Owner May 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I wish I had never been born...
RinaTheDayDreamer Featured By Owner May 10, 2013
I wish i would've never been born...-goes to corner-
Fireicenightmare Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2013
Thats Pretty
Theghostandcat Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
*goes to emo corner* I wish I never was born

Soul: What the h*ll you guys aren't even part of this show!
Cronasgotastalker Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your very good. o3o.....Yes.....very good.
vkunicorn Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
*emo corner* I regret being born...

nice poetry skills XD
GrimdarkElusive Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2013
I love this.

Its very sad, And it fits Crona very well. :3
Madnoms Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2013
AWWW!!! That's so sad!!

I wish i had never been born......
Happycatface Featured By Owner Dec 14, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
i love crona and im half emo so i kinda understand
KathUchiha Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
-goes in emo corner- I wish I was never born....
Altayaki Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
i like the poem
LunickLyra Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2012  Student Digital Artist
pangel2424 Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
* hides in emo corner* Im sorry i was born....
avebug Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
love love love
cookiesandcream111 Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2012
I wish I was never born.... :icondepressedplz:
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