and where is your ambition

and where is your ambition, son;
why don’t you strive for more?
why waste your great potential, when
success is at your door?

because i see the wilderness,
the doleful, bleak condition;
the swamp that eats our every dream,
and mocks our vain
ambition

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen Servant is an online poet working in a style that's been described as "compulsive". In real life, he is an actuary, because being a poet wasn't unpopular enough.

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