maybe that’s a sign it’s untrue

I try hard to please,

get right the words
that will put a smile 
upon your face–God,

I am tired in this belief 

disappointment marks

your brow. I’ve thought 

one of these days you may

decide today’s the day a fireball

shall come heavy on my head —

I will burn away & no one will know.

so, when I stay up with the tears 

caught in my throat, mayb

fmf prompt: try. Also inspired by this blog post.

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3 thoughts on “maybe that’s a sign it’s untrue

  1. I love this! I try hard to please as well and I tend to feel those same disappointments. Thanks for sharing!

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