Afraid of Falling

I was afraid of falling,
And so I never tried
To climb as far as I could climb
To see the world topside

I have my love, I have my life,
I also have my fear —
I was afraid of falling
And so I’m still
Down here

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2 Thoughts to “Afraid of Falling

  1. Wow. So short and yet… so powerful. Heartbreakingly beautiful poem. It’s not the fall that breaks most people, but rather the fear of falling…

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