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Half of the World

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sometimes I feel so frustrated

That I can't find the words for my feelings

That I feel like I'm such a fraud

And I contradict myself

and try to rewrite everything with rhyme

or look for your validation, your approval of my soul

my stanzas and my gibberish: the wannabe Allen Ginsberg-like howl sounds more like a pathetic whimper

a lack of vocabulary enmeshed in gross erroneous ...

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A lonely one

Alone is only lonely

I guess I'm not the only 

One living on his own

I'm guess I'm not at home

With anyone at all

I guess it's not my fault

I guess I'm just the only

Who's tired of being lonely! 

 

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there once was a guy called Pandemio

He took on humanity solo

but then he got lost

inside his new host

and now we're together like YOLO

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