An Open Mouth

I tremble with fear 
When I've said a new word
How will it be received 
Its likes have not been uttered
For millenia 
And never in this company
Never have I seen such a tale 
Am I to be executed 
For my crimes 
Against humanity
For daring to be different 
Or true
Will they turn on me 
And say all eyes ablaze 
That I do not deserve 
The paper it is written on 
Or will it resonate
And ring true 
For those 
Who hear it 

I am standing all alone 
In this wilderness
I am a voice who cries aloud
Hear me
It is too long to keep this all inside 
To long to bear the burden of such beauty 

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