Mommy.. Johnny brought a gun to school,
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>He told his friends that it was cool,
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>And when he pulled the trigger back,
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>It shot with a great crack.
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>Mommy, I was a good girl, I did What I was told,
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>I went to school, I got straight A's, I even got the gold!
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>But Mommy, when I went to school ... ... ... ... that day,
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>I ... ... ... never said ... good ... ...-bye,
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>I'm sorry Mommy, I had to go, But Mommy, please don't cry.
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>When Johnny shot the gun, He hit me and another,
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>And all because Johnny, Got the gun from his older brother.
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>Mommy, please tell Daddy; That I love him very much,
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>And please tell Zack; my boyfriend; That it wasn't just a crush.
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>And tell my little sister; That she is the only one now,
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>And tell my dear sweet grandmother; I'll be waiting for her now,
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>And tell my wonderful friends; That they always were the best;
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>Mommy, I'm not the first, I'm no better than the rest.
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>Mommy, tell my teachers; I won't show up for class,
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>And never to forget this, And please don't let this pass.
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>Mommy, why'd it have to be me? No one deserves this,
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>Mommy, warn the others, Mommy I left without a kiss.
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>And Mommy tell the doctors; I know they really did try,
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>I think I even saw a doctor, Trying not to cry.
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>Mommy, I'm slowly dying, With a bullet in my chest,
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>But Mommy please remember, I'm in heaven with the rest.
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>Mommy I ran as fast as I could,
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>When I heard that crack, Mommy, listen to me if you would,
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>I wanted to go to college, I wanted to try things that were new,
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>I guess I'm not going with Daddy, On that trip to the new zoo.
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>I wanted to get married, I wanted to have a kid,
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>I wanted to be an actress, Mommy, I wanted to live.
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>But Mommy I must go now, The time is getting late,
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>Mommy, tell my Zack, I'm sorry but I had to cancel the date.
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>I love you Mommy, I always have, I know; you know it's true,
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>And Mommy all I wanted to say is, "Mommy, I love you."
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