This isn’t me, This is not what I chose to pursue. I won’t succumb, With another choice, I know what I’d choose. Motivation varies, But the outcome has never scared me. I don’t live to earn Rather, I earn the right through work. I pretend Wake up under this pretence This means the end But we all dream of an end to this mess. It’s a sad reality And the truth is, I might never quit. Trapped. Scraping a living, pretending to live. Chasing the money Pretending, It’s not what motivates me. I’m living the life Like most of us, just floating by I’m living the lie Like most of us, just floating by We lie and let life just float on by..