Knowledge

Knowledge of another

is limited

by what they choose to reveal

 

Yet what remains

hidden

also provides clues

 

Neither of us have shown

all that we are

 

Heck, I am still striving for self-honesty

You, you do not want to explore

for fear of being vulnerable

 

Such a paradigm it is:

weakness is a strength

Yet, that knowledge must come first-hand

 

Do I have the strength to remain weak

for as long as your journey takes?

One day at a time, the wheel of life continues to turn

 

It is my choice, you cannot drive me away;

Yet I do not cling

 

You are free

to make your choices as well . . .

You keep coming back.

 

 

All original content copyright Yvonne R. Roberts, 2015-2017.

 

 

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