'The Protector'

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
These chains are all your own,
These chains are comfortable,
This cage was never locked,
Born free but scared to be ....

Submitted: May 18, 2012

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Submitted: May 18, 2012

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The Protector

 

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First I protect me,

Then I suspect me,

Next I direct me,

Now I reject me,

Soon I’ll eject me,

So I don’t subject me

To more of my own protection.

*

Am I evolving?

Perhaps I’m devolving,

I hope I’m absolving,

And I’m not dissolving,

What needs resolving,

For I’m not involving

More of my own protection.

*

Will I regenerate?

Or merely procrastinate.

I need to accumulate

The will to congratulate

Myself and to speculate

That I wont degenerate

After more of my own protection.

 

Ad infinitum …

 

***?


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