Reality is closing in like a double-edged wall with sharp spikes spanning either side,
Few care to see that they (the bystanders) allow bad seeds to turn the tide,
But, at the end of it all, who tells these truths when they for too long have been absconded?
Humanity kills off a longstanding species seemingly every month or two, though shrugging it off,
All the while the cold hand of fate tries to touch their hearts to where they can be a little more soft,
But, when all is said and done, who tells these truths when they for too long have been abandoned?
Of five billion species to ever exist on this, our planet Earth, only 13 million of them remain,
And we still want to blame God for our own shortcomings, far too many of which we feign?
What, then, survives us when He tells us these truths of which for too long have been ignored?
Don't ignore the truth.
Don't abandon the truth.
Don't abscond the truth.
Accept it, embrace it, share it;
The truth is our collective fate.
And, if we don't re