How many of you

Only look like you’re standing

On the mountaintop?

There’s a shift in the wind—

Blood is in the air ,

The stench of oppression.

No, you aren’t on a victorious peak—

You’re actually drowning,

A silent martyr,

Thinking you’re doing what’s right.

But love,

You’re worth fighting for.

How many of you

Are actually 


Of your own accord?

Published by Amanda Brown

22-year-old INFP who names inanimate objects, loves to laugh, and is a proud old soul. You can often find her planning out her next crazy project, hugging books, or telling stories about her day that *may* be a little exaggerated.

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