Wanted vs Got

Ordered an absinthe, 
Got a labyrinth -- 
Asked for reprieve, 
Got a reproof.

Wanted a purpose, 
Got a carcass -- 
Looked to get wiser, 
Got 

A cipher

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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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