I Am The Complex

If the dictionary was opened

You'd turn it to four-hundred-twenty.

"The girl with a ton of problems

And self-esteem issues a-plenty."


I am the definition of modest

Although I slip the role sometimes.

I can't say I'm always all that shy

Because sometimes I rattle off rhymes.


Can't say that I'm so submissive

That I shrink down like a dog.

Can't say I eat too much

Or that people call me a hog.


But this is perfectly fine,

Who I am is enigmatic enough.

I'm always too shy to show my pictures

Even if people like my stuff!


Mysteries like these

Always get me going.

Like me wondering at 6

"How is it snowing?"

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