Playtime

i am sure there will be days for tears
tears have been where my focus has been

but, today, i am playful
at first i sensed liberation and even empowerment
then i felt playful because it's the best!

freedom implies escape from suffering
empowerment implies you have control over your life and destiny
but what good is escape from suffering, if you don't replace that suffering with something better?

that is why i am playful today
i will trade the suffering for some playtime
i am liberated from my woes,
and even beyond that, i am being fulfilled

i love playful
it means my chores and lessons are over
i have earned the right to relax
to be myself
no pressure
no demands
no expectations

just me and my time
all mine


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