Snail

How I envy
Your smug shell
Of security!
Convinced
Of your invulnerability
As you live your simple life.

My own shell
Has been broken.
I can no longer believe
That security is found
In physical things.

Suddenly,
Comfort zones
Are part of the past
As I am pushed out of one life
And into another.

Comments

  1. Ah, but a broken shell brings freedom. :-)

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  2. Sometimes, becoming free is a painful process.

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