If only mirrors could show me Who I truly am inside, If they could be the doors Into my perfect, dream-world life, I could just be myself And would never have to hide. I would know where to go, What path to take, I would be sure 'bout what I do From the moment that I wake. No chains could tie me down, No expectations hold me back. I would just go into the world And be sure to make a change. If only I wasn't so unsure, If only there wasn't all this fear, If it weren't for the pressure, It'd be so much easier. But I know: It wouldn't be my life If it was easy And it wouldn't be me Without my share of misery. © Ricarda Haeseler and smallandsignificant.com, 2019. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Ricarda Haeseler and smallandsignificant.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.