Others Need to Shine – Written November 2013 (Aged 38)

Others Need to Shine

i do not push
just stamp
but i should push
because
when push comes to shove
it is,
not enough
others need to shine

i do not manage
but i think i cope
at least i do not have to –
feel the punchline of the joke
i do not push
others will trample
or stampede
my doormat is weary
and not ready to recede




James Garratt – November 2020


More poems at
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More about this blog, The Boy Behind the Glasses, here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/2020/01/08/the-boy-behind-the-glasses-an-introduction/


More poems from 2013 here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/category/poems-and-writing-2013/

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