that life – 3

if you were he the way i am
you’d know the trap this life entails;
success is just a gerbil’s wheel
and he who tries as surely fails

for business money power fame
are just so much emolument
for one like me to sink beneath
another lifeless

monument

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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