Under The Weight Of The World

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Under the weight of the world; I press,

Under the hands of authority; I bend,

Under the laws of humanity; I dress,

Under the disparity of the poor; I lend,

 

Against the walls of a nation; I stay,

Against the face of the earth; I kneel,

Against the winds of change; I fray,

Against the dead of the night; I reel,

 

Upon the ledge of a suicide; I hang,

Upon the notion of an end; I cry,

Upon the thought to decide; I sprang,

Upon the notes of memories; I fly,

 

Within the gravity of a fall, I give,

Within the depravity of love; I live.

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