Disappointment happens when our expectations are not fulfilled.
From some we will hear that our expectations were in fact
Dis appointment – could easily be mis appointment
ill timed dispatch
which shall find no repair
Dis joint time out of mind
Or mind out of joint
Or simply out of time
Disappointment stings not once but now again
measure my sag
Put that dent in my swag
Watch me deflate
I hear you revving up your optimism machine. Ready to aim it in my direction, pump me up with your elixir of cheer. Save yourself the trouble. Let me have my struggle and sway with my slump. There’s value in the valley so I’ve been told. Let me conduct my own investigations here in the dust and dregs.
The disappointment here is not just here
It’s part and parcel of an
Me to the future: so you legit gonna be like that?
And the future’s like: Yup.
To hell in a handbasket
we thought we never knew what that really meant
Now we will.
We’ll be in the basket
(In fact, we are the basket)
finally spot on.
Disappointment is no longer the word.
It is all that’s left.