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One Day At A Time



One Day At A Time

I’m still alive
Though not intact
I strive and strive
To stay on track

I try, I fail
I try again
I need to heal
It never ends

The coarse was set
With little wind
My sails a net
It’s hard to win

LIke a tattoo
One stain at a time
What I’ve accrued
Is pain in my prime

I work what I got
With smiles and grins
I want to give up
But fight giving in

So on I’ll go
One day at a time
I’ll go on to
Life’s finish line
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Submitted by BlancoBilly on March 16, 2021

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