Treasure Island

Xandra Smile


Epilogue of Power


The more he gained
The more he lost

He who sought the greatest power
Tipping the scales in his favor
His ideals never flowered
No one to be his life saver

The more he strained
The more it cost

He whose sad power was denied
Sought for those similar to him
For a power world he tried
He needs more for that world so grim

The more it chained
The more it tossed

Because of his noble birthright
He suffered lost in confusion
Alone with his amazing might
Is true power an illusion?

Submitted: Saturday, May 23, 2009
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