LIVING THE GOOD LIFE 1Naruto was walking along the streets of Konohagakure. It had been the first time he was out and about ever since thwarting Madara Uchiha's Moon's Eye Plan. It was peaceful, but Naruto had been pretty bored with the lack of anything exciting.LIVING THE GOOD LIFE 14 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
When he arrived home from his walk, he found a box on his doorstep. Naruto opened up the box when he went inside and read the note inside.
"Naruto, if you're reading this, then I'm no longer living. There's not much time so I have to make this brief. During one of my many trips abroad, I found these at a bazaar. I was tempted to try them out myself, but I decided that it might not have been the best time. The guy who sold me these said they are capable of doing something incredible, but it won't show until someone else wore them. I don't know what he meant but I thought you'd think it was cool. Well, this may be my last gift to you, so have a good life.
Sincerely, Jiraiya, the Great Toad Sage."
Naruto thought that it was nice for Jiraiya to leave h
Selfish GoodbyeThey always blame the victim, the one who's life was so full of pain.Selfish Goodbye6 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
He just wanted to end the hurt, erase the pain.
And they call him a selfish bastard; they just don't understand.
They were always looking on the outside, never wondering what harbored within.
Behind that flawless, prefect mask, was a broken and dying soul.
And they turned a blind eye every time his mask cracked; not believing what they saw.
With his reasons growing few, he cried out for help.
But no one heard, no one listened.
With reasons growing fewer, he scarred his outside.
Hoping it would reflect his insides.
But no one saw, no one looked.
Without a reason to live, he left them all with a final goodbye:
I fought for so long, you can only imagine the pain I was in. I tried for so long, you can only image the hurt I lived with. And when I couldn't take it any longer, I went for help. But you never noticed. Not once.
I'm sorry, but I just couldn't take it any longer.