And Yet

We know the life we ought to live,
And yet, we do not live it —
We know what makes each other happy,
Yet, we do not give it.

It’s really not that difficult,
We could make more things right:
And yet, we steer our ships aground
From boredom and
From spite

Author: Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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