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Inside a Computer Game Addict's Mind

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It's just numb-


The computer game and I are numb.


Mum is asking,


And I am playing computer games yet again.


 


I know this game very well Mum,


I don't need to think,


It's just a common reflex,


My fingers and the buttons.


 


The score is getting higher and higher,


The numbers are increasing rapidly,


I feel a sense of accomplishment Mum,


As I go up to the next level and the next and the next…


 


It's never-ending,


That's why it's addictive,


A deep sense of curiosity and determination,


To see whether I can get to the very end,


Otherwise leaving me in suspense.


 


I don't need to think why I can't do well in school,


Or if I do, I heck care anyway,


I am in control.


The game belongs to me.


 


The game…


Is MINE!


 


 



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