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never been great with titles, but call me sir if you must

    
((1))        
       
sky seems dark now      
darker than it's ever been      
and I know, I know in my heart        
there's light busting at the seams        
trying to get in        
       
       
       
((2))      
       
they don't know        
and there's no way in hell        
I'm ever going to tell them      
       
most of me died        
in a court room      
way back      
     
they were children        
       
and sometimes I resent        
that they still look up to me        
like I'm something to be        
       
like im something to be        
       


((3))      
       
It may be dark      
and maybe I've grown      
too comfortable with      
the cloak of it      
        
sense of attrition        
        
       
but I've never given up      
or given in        
so dont take those words      
as anything        
       
but a lorry load        
of self pity  
lepperochan
Written by lepperochan (Craic-Dealer)
Published | Edited 26th Nov 2020
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