Sample Essay Paper on Perfecting the Soul

Perfecting the Soul

My imperfect heart allowed you treat me unfairly
My imperfect heart made me consider you blameless
My imperfect heart allowed you to take advantage of my kindness

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

My sweet, kind heart watched you abuse my loyalty

My imperfect heart makes mistakes

My imperfect heart lets me believe that you did care

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

My imperfect heart caused me to follow you even when I felt fearful

My imperfect heart allowed you to play with my soul

Because of the tears, I kept growing old

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

My imperfect heart made me believe you could never hurt
My imperfect heart made  me think the love was genuine
My imperfect heart, oh my imperfect heart, why do you keep making mistakes?

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

My care for you was caused to endure whatever it takes

My imperfect heart always kept blundering

I am not insinuating that with a perfect heart I would not be making mistakes

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

I am not insinuating that you should be the perfect one

I am only saying that you should not have been malevolent

My imperfect heart will still cause more flaws

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

My imperfect heart was made to err

I cannot even withdraw the mistakes that it caused

I can only wish they never occurred

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

If I could only come back and make an apology

If that could make everything rectified, I could

I hope it will once be possible

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

If I could brush away the memories

If I could make it appear as though it never transpired

I would possibly do it each day

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

But this ain’t a castle in the air

Instead, it is an actual reality

And I should stop howling

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

I only hope you could stop denying

Admit you too make mistakes

Because that is the way to go for humanity

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

I confess that I made mistakes

By overstepping several borders

This made me to appear fake

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

Very many times we said we would try

Just to later turn around

And make one another cry

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

I kept saying I could never have repeated the mistakes, but I did

Is that what makes it very difficult for you to pardon once more?

Just remember all the good things I did

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person

 

I know I owe you a great deal

Since I have much to attest

But I will finish with the toughest thing I will forever have to do

Even with my imperfection I will keep trying to be a better person