Kingdom for Fun

I held open my palms
“This is all that I have”
The Lord and his angels
Interrupted to laugh
Pennies fell out of my
Mouth, I’m always coming
Up short, cheap thrills and poor
Excuses- my ventures
have proved to be no more
Than useless- it’s an out
Of body existence
When you give your kingdom
For a bit of fun and
Don’t even care. Some nights
I looked for myself and
Realized I wasn’t there-

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