If – Written Saturday 8th May 1999 (Aged 24)

If

if i was closer
if i were smaller
who knows what would happen
misshapen and uninformed
from the day i was born
if i was sleeker
if i was a sleeper
who knows what could have been
lost sometimes,
paying the price and doing tricks




James Garratt – Saturday 8th May 1999


More poems at
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https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/2020/01/08/the-boy-behind-the-glasses-an-introduction/


More poems from 1999 here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/category/poems-and-writing-1999/

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