To Be Myself

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Self-seen

The strongest I've ever been

A societal strain

Recites lies and prompts pain

But I

Refuse the abuse

Fight hostility with happiness

And affliction with bliss

To be durable

And capable

Are my own qualities

If I am flawed to others

I am flawless to me.

 

 

 

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