That I Would Be Good

Governors Island Parade Ground. Photo by Rick Stachura. September 1, 2019.
(Governors Island Parade Ground. Photo by Rick Stachura. September 1, 2019.)

 


 

That I would be fine, even if I went bankrupt 

That I would be good, if I lost my hair and my youth

That I would be great, if I was no longer [king]

That I would be grand, if I was not all-knowing 

 

 

–from “That I Would Be Good” by Alanis Morissette, 1998

 


 

 

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