Why We Wander?
Destiny Moore

We wander.
Where are we going?
Don't ask-we just wander.

We search.
What are we looking for?
Don't ask-we'll know when we find it. (Maybe.)

We despair.
Why? What is your reason? You must tell us.

Don't ask-we don't know.

But . . .

Why not?

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