There was a girl She was 10 She shrunk away from "sad" books and music, Black and the night. Pop music and some happiness filled her days, She swore never to do drugs or smoke. There was a girl She was 12 She intrigued by "sad" books and music, Black and the night. She wondered about drugs and cigarettes. There was a girl She was 14 She listened to "sad" music, Read "sad" books Loved black Loved the gothic style Loved the night and the darkness that accompanied it. She listed to alternative music, "goth" music and "emo" music. She craved LSD and the fantasy world it came with, no matter how scary. She had become the kind of person her 10 year old self would have been scared of.