I have prayed for something
that will never be granted.
I have decided
never to be happy with anything else but that,
no one else but you,
no other life but the one I vowed to live without.
I have decided to suffer pointlessly.
It suits me well, this punishment.
It suits me well, this path
that goes back to all the beautiful places,
all the innocent people and feelings that
I starved and hurt for the sake of an easy life.