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This Battle I've WonI used to be weak, selfish and wrong
I knew this, but I couldn't stop
because I thought--for sure--I'm right
but that just lead to countless fights.
So I told myself I'd walk away
and live my life another day
without you being in my way
'cause you've already had a say
Though it was spoken silently,
and probably was not for me
but your words, I heard them anyway
and so I decided to go away
For so long this endless war went on
I knew I could stay with you not
But our past, it just fought and fought,
unwilling to give up the times we've lost
Then, this battle, I've finally won
And at last, in this dark, shines down, the sun
My eyes are open, I can see
That without you, I am finally free.
The TrundlerThe waste land behind the fire station is always silent. No birds sing there, and even the wild rabbits and feral cats avoid it. Weedy wildflowers nod their seasonal heads in the breeze. Lying fallow in the midst of housing developments, shopping malls, the new movie theater — the vacant lot stands out like a knife wound on a woman’s placid face, shocking, brazen, ugly.
It is always empty. Except for one thing: a ragged heap of old trash, all nasty black tar paper and vicious snarls of rusted wire, car parts and broken glass and other junkyard jetsam. The embodiment of injury waiting to happen, an invitation to a tetanus shot... the city never hauled it away. No one ever wants anywhere near it; it radiates an eerie sense of calculating watchfulness.
And at night, it wanders.
When darkness falls, and the last cars heading into the hives of tract housing stop illuminating the asphalt with moving-picture shadows, it… unfolds. Bitter, broken tangles, grotesquely mov
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