My friend is so lucky He’s free of such cares As bosses and paychecks And this and that shares. His life is so simple What he has to do Just …

I’ve heard your story
like mine full of
poignant moments
pain and disappointment.

The same one
sad inspiring
trite heroic
and animal.

I want my tale
to be more dramatic
than yours.

And then I see
at the crossroads
that it must be
as all is like this.

And accept that there
is nothing to be gained
comparing the degrees
of our humanity.