Poetry On Odyssey: Made To Be Happy
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Poetry On Odyssey: Made To Be Happy

If all we're made to be is happy, what's the use of feeling?

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Poetry On Odyssey: Made To Be Happy
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"God made us to be

happy

with him--forever."

I sit here hearing,

not listening, to the

deacon's sermon,

but his words

break a trance.


If happy

is all I'm

made to be, then

I want to vomit my

Insides Out,

to expel all

that is

"unnatural."


These tears

are toxic,

burning (as I would)

as they trickle down

my graveyard

mouth.

I must purge

my face of

fear

and shriek instead

in jubilant cries.

No longer will

I bleed with fury,

happy

is all I'm

meant for, all I'm

made to be.


So what use

to me is

feeling

anything else?

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