To what end?

 

 

Shall I mourn for the fading whiteness,

sweeping across the floor,

the mystery, its hold on me

and the associated pain it brings,

Shall I dance to its icy coldness,

the probing lecherous claws that dismember,

the little dear redness inside the cage,

or do I pounce on the dark sleuths,

beloved sins of a dark alley prince,

and wait till it all makes sense?

or do I let the next morning erupt,

in sunny warmth, familiar smiles and sickly monotony?

to what end and which fragment of me, I need to be?

the lame virtuous or  the wicked monstrosity?





Poetry by sagi
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Written on 2014-02-05 at 22:27

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F.i.in.e Moods The PoetBay support member heart!
Makes me think of the battle between doing what's necessary in this life and doing what's wanted personally, how sometimes the two clash and a balance becomes difficult to juggle, let alone achieve happily. I realize I may be completely off-track with my impressions, and I hope you won't mind, these are the thoughts your words brought on for me. On the way you've written this, I thought it was very good and I enjoyed your style. Thanks.
2014-02-10

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The Three Realms, 'Heart'
by sagi