Flowery Hedges

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June 11, 2024
Flowery Hedges by Loftydreams101
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Literature Text

Tired of living in circles

He’s turned his home inside and out,

Pulled apart all the dressers

Upturned every mattress


No trace of a persona

Of a brave light to strive for

Only flowery hedges

At the end of each path


New fears stalk the alleys

Of his once crowded mind

Now each block is derelict

The home of whispers and schemes


Around and around

He paces undone

Through the treacherous maze

He has forged from himself

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WotanTyger's avatar

If this doesn't describe Midlife Crisis angst and depression to an absolute "T", I don't know what does.

Excellent work. :)