Treasure Island

Michael McParland


Monkey On My Back


Sitting here in darkness black.
Trying to shake this monkey on my back.
This last year has seen such death.
Of true friendship and true love.
I sank so low,
I hurt them all.
It led me to a massive fall.

I only hope to make things right.
I try so hard to keep the fight.
I hope one day they'll listen through,
all the truth I have for you.

Submitted: Monday, September 15, 2014

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