Living in the Man’s World

You can claim my freedom –
I gave it away for free
But you can’t stop my thoughts
And that’s what makes me, ME.

I wore your shackles
And accepted your rule.
I thought I was fitting in.
I was a fool.

You wanted a Tin Man –
No heart, no brain.
You wanted a robot
That you could train.

I thought it was love
To give in to you.
I didn’t realize that
There was nothing else to do.

It took me some time
To understand my mistake.
I was supposed to exist ;
Not feel heartache.


9 thoughts on “Living in the Man’s World

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s