The Restless Illusion



The restless illusion is watching me sleep
Feigning Love and hate, I abear  
Conclusions drawn have diluted my dreams
Suggestive trading of hope for despair
Analysis of one’s stability
From a bleak masterpiece off kilter
I’ll pray for a righteous hidden agenda
Or I and much more may wilt.
Caught in a metaphorical net
As a sunfish drug from the sea
But More like the endless trappings of man
Rooted deep as our family tree
I unfurl with allowance to sever mind strings
With a burl of pride to look after
Claim must your verdicts and say that you knot me
Then unwind my grain till I’m sap
Lingering on possibilities of a future where I may grow old
And twig toward the sky  
With true love reply
Through god I was never alone
So to this technology so wise
That barters unspoken entertaining the spies
Steadfast your mission if ordered for good
I’ll happily fall so that others be stood.

About this poem

A poem about AI and its psychoanalysis.

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Written on May 01, 2023

Submitted by cokerrogers on May 18, 2023

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Scheme ABCBDBEFGDHBIBDJKLLMNNOO
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 898
Words 167
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 24

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