It’s often said, “Let go of the past”,
So that you may live free;
But what a lie this statement is!
What distortion of truth!
Everyday I try to hide,
Or run, or disagree;
Yet everyday the past appears,
Pursues, and stands with me.
“Let go of the past”…Oh what a lie!
It won’t let go of me!!!
K. Aldaya, 06/18/02
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