the cycle

in growing old and wearing out
the cycle’s truly vicious,
and we don’t even get the fun
appearing meretricious —

as time, the great provider,
turns at last into a thief —
and though the cycle’s very old,
ever new
is grief

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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