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Sitting, watching distant lightning behind the starry night sky,
as I wait and watch for the approaching maelstrom to go by.
The storm reflects the chaos and anger that I can feel in me,
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Of all the people that I don't get along with, I get along with myself least.
Of all the world's crude and intolerant people, I feel like the biggest beast.
I know philosophers say that to love others one should love themselves first.
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Some people want worldly possessions and just piles of long green cash,
while other people are interested in control and want a large power stash.
There are people who desire the center of world attention, accolades and fame,
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In this world of use once and dispose of, the permanent has become cliche, obsolete.
Paper Machete statues dissolving, un-mourned in the morning dew, starting at the feet.
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Some things in Life and Love you don't understand and can't explain.
When, for example, love sometimes is not able to ease your pain.
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At times I glimpse him from afar, a figure gaunt and stark,
quickly crossing ground and fading away into the dark.
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I, abused child, acting out while hiding bruises and shame,
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Somehow my life has never been under my control I guess,
 
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Live your life as if today is the day you may die,
Greet all whom you meet but never say goodbye,
Yesterday is the past, tomorrow is not yet near,
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This is one year now of taking naps by myself alone,

all the bed to myself, no more stories to be read,
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