I’m bound together Held apart From the world. Relationships and freedom I yearn for But they seem far reached. Lines and rules Control my actions.
You’ve dropped it You look around Hoping someone Would help you out. They all seem distracted. To your left A group picking up their Own
My heads not in it I’m fighting Pushing But I’m straining myself Locked in a cage That I set for myself Why do I do
Uncles talking Aunties talking In his eyes You can see He doesn’t give a damn. To hell with everything I’mma do whatever I want. They
They see They pretend not to. They hear But they are muted. “Sorry I can’t help” Is all that comes out. Silence is enough To
Part of me wants to change. The other wants to stay the same. Feeling like it’s Not my place But still Wanting to Take part.