Chains

I tire of the chains
the lowly as I
must endure

trapped by time
enslaved by need
day by day

others are free
floating along, as
we clear their way

is it them
is it me
do I just love misery

how do we rise
when saddled
by the rich

what can we do
except push forward
and bitch…

Written by Matthew – 2016
© 2016 This Mortal Flesh

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