The TowerThe indignant fate asked me"Would you risk everything for one reward?"At the top is who I should beThat tower that hails so far skyward.Broken old steps crumbleFate says "like the rest you'll fall."Under my breath I mumble"Do as you will, I'll stand tall."Clad no shoes, feet bleedFate laughs at my pain.But for the prize as agreedI'd do this all over again."Give up, you're completely worn."But my Heart's made of steel.Under that constant scornI learn how not to feel.Futher, it begins to snowFate asks: "aren't you cold?"I ignore, as I knowThat prize is worth more than gold.Ascend, climb sharp stoneThrough rusted barbed wireI wish I weren't so aloneAs I go ever higher.Fate's temper begins to flare"You're just a joke,So why should I care?"As on foul air I choke.I've been beaten and shattered,Cut deep to the boneBut none of that matteredAs I was yet to be my ownI have not the time to reciteAll of those wars inside my headAnd only with my mightI have made i
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