This Place

February 20, 2011
By epsax BRONZE, Woodland Hills, Utah
epsax BRONZE, Woodland Hills, Utah
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Favorite Quote:
Invictus
Out of the night that covers me,
Black as the Pit from pole to pole,
I thank whatever gods may be
For my unconquerable soul.

In the fell clutch of circumstance
I have not winced nor cried aloud.
Under the bludgeonings of chance
My head is bloody, but unbowed.

Beyond this place of wrath and tears
Looms but the Horror of the shade,
And yet the menace of the years
Finds, and shall find, me unafraid.

It matters not how strait the gate,
How charged with punishments the scroll.
I am the master of my fate:
I am the captain of my soul.

William Ernest Henley


I’ve forgotten this place
This place between perfect and free.
I’ve forgotten
To Run
To Fly
I’ve forgotten to go
To Forget why or how
To run
To fly

I’ve forgotten,
But I’m trying
To return.



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