Why – Written November 2012 (Aged 37)


why did i fight them
when my life
always delivered the fight
and my, how is shows
why did i smile
when my smile is over stretched
and, look,
i did not mean to cry
but i suddenly felt so complex
and broken inside

James Garratt – November 2012

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