All my life I wanted to be ordinary,
But life doesn’t seem to agree.
Everyone’s obsessed with numbers,
In every mind lies a working counter.
There’s a rank for everything, everyone
And everyone wants to be number 1.
From every creation, every institution
Are we becoming a cold, calculative nation?
There’s no place here
For the average.
If you’re losing,
You’re extra baggage.
What’s your ranking,
Where do you shine?
If you’re not worth it,
You’re wasting our time.
I hate this.
A disdain for the average
Your whole value based on a