Poem: “But Your Failure Wakes Up All Night”

The people around you won’t let you glow,

Of course, they say they want you to grow.

But this, my story, is of a failure you know,

 

Failing is normal but shaming a failure isn’t.

You say your words and sleep tight,

But your failure wakes up all night.

Where y’all stand and debate your knowledge,

the failure just wants more courage.

 

You don’t talk or stand with a failure in the crowd,

But you sure want the failure when you’re all sound.

When you get a good company you also get me,

Of course, only to make sure you let go of no chance to demotivate me.

 

You are clever enough to troll me starting by all good means,

But your failure, oh she’s a fool to have trusted your good moves.

Don’t worry, your failure will try hard,

but while trying, no doubt, your words shall make her cry hard.

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