Comments about Cody Bates
Hard Fought Victory
This battle is like no other,
a symptom, a disorder inherited from my mother
It's an uphill war,
in a hallway without a door
Theres no avoidance, it's only a hassle;
however this is no hopeless struggle.
What began as an inclination to be silent
soon grew to a fear of dissent
I struggled again and again,
what seemed, to me, in vain.
I felt, and feel, as though everyone is against me,
as though if I say anything, no one will agree.
It was then I took my stand,
tired of silence, time i took command,
I marched up the hill, strong and ...