Gilded cage

Your need to control my life

Has undermined our relationship

You’ve put me in a gilded cage

And think that I should be happy


My pleas for freedom fall on deaf ears

But don’t be complacent because one day

I will steal the key and set myself free

A cage is a cell even when clothed in luxury

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Written for;Moonwashed Musings Weekly Challenge –GildedSeptember 6, 2022, hosted by Eugenia

Also included;

Tuesday writing prompt: Write a poem using the words “control” and “undermined

#Keepitalive

#MWM

#TWP

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