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  • After a while
    it gets easier

    no, it doesn't
    it gets harder

    you know what's coming
    you know the pain

    the sweat
    the panting

    the aches
    the strain

    after a while
    you're like a junkie

    doing it
    to stay normal

    the high
    didn't get any higher

    and the lows
    abyss deep

    that place you stare into,
    see yourself staring back

    asking over and over
    is this all I am

    is there nothing more
    you know, don't you

    tomorrow
    once again

    you tell yourself...

    Fred
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