Egal Bohen

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Defiance - Poem by Egal Bohen

Give me the strength to overcome
My selfish melancholy state
When looking in upon myself
I see but empty places
Chase fleeting images of what I think my graces
To be left to ponder on my worth

So give me now that fiery dart
As it has always come
Like a shaft from out the dark
A fountain sprung
My will
My vital spark

Not overcome but strengthened some
That I might fight again
Then, viewing life with bold disdain
I will play your game
And Life
You shall not win

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  • (1/8/2008 1:18:00 AM)

    give 'em hell, Egal.... (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 17, 2005

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 15, 2008

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