I lived to dive into your waters
To damage your canvas with my fins
To paint around your edges
To feel you push me around playfully,
trying to wrestle me with force
Wherever I go, I’m chained.
If it isn’t my leg, its my neck and always my heart.
Weighed down by chains.
Weighed down by misery.
But never weighed down with love.
We are too young to understand what’s really going on.
All we really know is she wants to die.
Yes! she wants to die.
She’s tried a few times but she never dies.
But I can give you life.
Attaching your umbilical cord to the mains.
Receiving electricity as important to you and oxygen is to mankind.
in the morning I
before you; the
smell of your sleep intoxicates
The mother interrupted the daughter. “You mean the mermaid spoke English?”
“Yes, Mum,” the girl answered with a slight hint of exasperation.
The girl laughed out loud because she knew this experience was such a cliché who would believe it?
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Only this chance for love.
Only this chance to live.
Only this moment.
So when next you see a piece of wire with a stuffed budgie hanging from it
“I’d never gotten the last word in with that woman, ever. Here was my opportunity.”
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I’m just a kid, a dumb kid and I don’t really care
And I run my mouth and talk about anyone who isn’t here
So when I’m being arrested tonight at a quarter to two
Just know I take…
I wonder if the sky has fallen down
Right upon my lap as I stare out at this town
Because they’re just so bright that I could see
Them as if they were ‘this’ close to me
I feel like I…
I used to never get sick of trying
I still haven’t gotten sick of dying
I got tired of running, got scared and ran again
It’s all just a game for me
Life has no blame for me
I have no feelings…
Signs point to ‘no’ and that’s just the answer I was looking for
Sarcastically I can turn my head but it changes nothing
I try, I fail and I’m costing myself everything. All my…
Shaking and shaking and shaking
Like beans in a can in my ear is what I hear
Drawing me in like a cat to the past and present
To the fights and the turmoil and the noise
Candles dripping wax, dripping aw…