Eye of the Storm

If I shared with you my pain

Would you sing me a song

If I showed you my sorrow

Would you give me a hug

When I tell you I love you

Does it make you feel smug


I am just like every other

Unique and yet the same

Born hungry and curious

And yet a little insane

For embracing distinction

My path is one without a name


I trudge on, like those before me

Who have dared

Only a handful ever succeed

At this path we tread

I can still turn around

Still, I refuse to take heed


You will leave me

Like everyone else has

It is as it should be

When, to build a house

One goes homeless

Or lives the night for sunrise

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