maria sudibyo

(280883 / parist van java)

I'm your friend...at the moment


World has turned into strange place
No, it’s a strange place
Friend is foe, foe is family
Enemy becomes ally, ally is their spy
Children forget their roots
Strangers search paradise for far
So pick a side, take a curly turn
In this world madness party
Today’s blue, tomorrow’s red
Today’s true, tomorrow’s not yet
So easily to change, so desperate for range
Loyalty is frail, emotion is strained
Winner becomes poor, poor becomes king
King abduction to slum, slum raises hero
We are scavengers, sneaking for opportunity
Play the game, exchange the ride
Laugh at day, war at night
All stirred in one messy crowded place
So take my hand, I’ll help you now
But watch your back, maybe I’m the one who first to blow

Submitted: Thursday, October 29, 2009

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  • Rakesh Bedi (10/29/2009 12:42:00 AM)

    a profound poem, maria.... but i think friendship of a moment is more in weight than a whole life of enmity.... (Report) Reply

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