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Wishes are pointless;
Dreams don't come true.
I have no willpower.
There is little I can do.


My mind is frozen.
My mouth has a lock.
My heart has been shut;
I am merely a living rock.


There are words inside,
Screaming to be set free,
But there is no higher being
That can hear my silent plea.


Reality grounds me,
Creating a simple tear.
I open my mouth,
But there is no sound to hear.


I can always rise back up,
But I choose to wait another day.
Hopefully, by that time,
I'll find the words I have to say.


Maybe, I don't need powers.
Someday, I might truly awaken.
But, until that time comes,
My words remain taken.


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