They say

They say you make your own stress

And that it’s detrimental to your health

They say that success breeds success

And in life one must know one’s self

They say stars can’t shine without darkness

And money doesn’t necessarily mean wealth

But none of this means anything unless

You realise

my wine glass isn’t going to fill itself

Written by:

Michael

murdochmouse.wordpress.com

instagram.com/twistingtail

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10 thoughts on “They say

  1. Love this! 🖤

  2. Love this. I love how it ended. It ended with a “yeah, all this information is cool but that is not what I came here for”. The irony is great!

    1. Thank you. I’m a big fan of final line twists.

      1. That fanhood has payed off! You caught me off guard.

      2. Happy to hear. Half the fun is in keeping them guessing.

      3. I can see that!

  3. Shall I get the bottle out? 🙂

    1. Never put it away 😂

  4. Love it! great work!

  5. This is so great!

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