Arete (arete) wrote,

  • Music:

Why can't they see?

And when you stand naked before the fire
Having thrown all you own
Into the flames that lick
And burn away the embers
You cry
For the Past
For the Present
But most especially
For the Future

Can they not see?
Can they not understand?
They claim you as family
But when push comes to shove
They only shove you out the door

I'll fight back this time
I won't give up
They can die
I don't care now
I will find my own way

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