victor onyango

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The Price Of Compromise - Poem by victor onyango

I know i should not go
But i still go
Is it my id or ego?
It indeed pushes me so far
I understand what it will cost me in the end
But do i have a choice?
I do it all the same
I have a will
Indeed a free will
To do so many things
To desire so much
Did i say covet?
This will is indeed attached to great responsibility.
I am a slave to myself
myself walks me around
Makes me feel proud
But what i know is not what i do
Just then i realize
That i have to pay a dear price
The price of compromise.

Topic(s) of this poem: responsibility

Comments about The Price Of Compromise by victor onyango

  • Phanice Wamukota (11/1/2015 6:25:00 AM)

    I associate with this. That moment when you need someone to save you from yourself. A good one. (Report) Reply

    Victor Onyango (11/1/2015 11:41:00 PM)

    thanks Phanice...the struggle to find where the line is

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Poem Submitted: Friday, October 30, 2015

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