precarious

pedestals are precarious places

and I never asked to be up here

I’m scared of heights, I don’t belong

and I know all too well the pain

that follows the inevitable fall

~Melanie Thomason

 

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8 responses to “precarious

  1. Love it. True and a dangerous place to be. Excellent poem.

  2. I can relate to the fear of heights. No pedestals for me!

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