why afraid

why afraid
to start over

why start
when you’re afraid

but courage is
and cowardice not
the only thing
to bring you up

why the courage
to make you weak

why the cowardice
to break your strength

but peace has
and war has not
a reason that life
goes on still

2015

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About chester maynes

poet, and a lover of music and books.
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