Treasure Island

Atef Ayadi


I Am The Monkey


If I am a monkey
And I see myself
Like it;
I will choose to walk straight
Across my fear,
Rather than swinging between
My thoughts.

Submitted: Wednesday, November 22, 2006
Edited: Thursday, November 25, 2010
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