I fail to meet the qualifications and specifications
Of a full heart desired by all to none.
Under a rock lies my will to live on
In your shadow with no redeeming factor.
Turned away from the light of love, a shade pulled over
Eyes like a bird in a cage, asleep and clueless to
What goes on around me at all times, attention is lost
On me and my futile attempts to sustain expectations.
Faults in every direction, never seeming to reconcile
My thoughts on many subjects, each unique and oblivious.
Every action, word, thought, wrong in its own way
Never perfect, in an imperfect world who would expect less?
You alone play my game that I cannot win, loopholes.
You exploit every twist of my mind and skid to a stop
When a fork is reached. Did I ask to be traveled on?
To be traveled WITH is my wish, but you are no genie.
Many paths, only one hidden by underbrush is the true way.
You are one of many, but you are different, unique...
Fun to walk down, yet just like all the others.
Only you have thi