I hold the key

Andi Abdul Halil

I wish to be able to shout
As well as pout
Show what I feel
Who’s me for real

I’ve got two different personae
Alpha, zeta
Not the real me
I can’t be free

Protect myself from being hurt
If I divert
No one can see
I hold the key*

(c) ladyleemanila 2017

* The Minute Poem is rhyming verse form consisting of 12 lines of 60 syllables written in strict iambic meter. The poem is formatted into 3 stanzas of 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4 syllables. The rhyme scheme is as follows: aabb, ccdd, eeff


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