The War Within

I am first on the battlefield    

Keen to eliminate the enemy  

My sword drawn and ready

I am filled with fury and ache


I am tired of waiting to conquer

The enemy never shows up

But I aim my sword anyway

For I know from where he comes


In the midst of the confusion

I gouged my opponent’s heart

And drained my own life out

There is no enemy after all


The storm is raging within me

It is the war within my soul

I fight myself ruthlessly   

And leave my body with no soul


4 thoughts on “The War Within

  1. Its good to know that you can relate to the expression. I must say it was difficult to find the right words but eventually I did. Thank you Efo for stopping by my blog.

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