Rooting

Author Miss Parisia B.

My efforts are meek. They represent the chasm between the victim and the vulnerable.
Give me rest.
I don’t know how much further I can go. So I sit and suffer, I try and triumph, but I can’t keep the rhythm.
Sit and Suffer. Try and Triumph.
Sit and Suffer. Try and Suffer.
Sit. Sit. Sit.
I watched her cascade along the path of achieving no suffering.
How did you get here?
Where did you discover the will to keep on and now that you are here,
what roots you?
Because for myself, I choose to suffer
every single day.
And that’s the thing about an overly saturated archetype: suffering becomes an option.
I will never choose the nape of her neck – I want to long.
I will never choose the joy of a meal – I want portions.
I will never choose the comfort of a relationship – I want fear.
I will never choose the knowledge of literature – I want gluttony.
Sit and Suffer. Try and Triumph.
Sit and Suffer.
Try. Try. Try.

Published by Miss Parisia B.

Writer, Storyteller, Lover

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