I Don't Want to be a Flying Mermaid

A poem full of longing and imagery.

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It's like I'm underwater,

Kicking and trying to get to the surface,

But when I stop fighting

I remember

That I can breathe.


 

I'm pulling at my chains,

Trying to soar,

But there's nowhere to go

And I'm not sure I really want to fly.


 

I'm tied to you

And you won't let me go.


 

I locked the chains on

All by myself

But now my toes are cold.


 

You keep getting closer

And my heart pounds nervously in my chest

And yet all I want you to do

Is be with me.

 

Make me forget there will be binds,

Or better yet,

Make me want them.

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