Composed 1/10/14
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I see others succeed
And I think
That could have been me
If I tried

But I didn’t

It’s too late now
Or did it even matter?

I don’t care
But was that first
Or a shield
To guard my pride?


2 thoughts on “Apathy

  1. This is great, especially that last stanza. I’ve never read a poem that’s dug into a moment of self awareness and made sense of it so clearly. You should have heard me clap when I finished reading it.


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