Angela Davis

(1976 / USA)

Conflict


I reside in her heart
yet I live alone
in the shadowed past
in the uncertain future

I am torn
My heart is peaceful
my spirit fearful and confused
conflict within

I am all at once
freed by love
but I am imprisoned
none the less

I wander aimlessly
slowly approaching
mankind's final destination

once there
will my restless soul
finally find its peace

Submitted: Thursday, August 10, 2006
Edited: Tuesday, August 24, 2010

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