It was not my will to live or to die.
So whose will am I?
Since my will is neither here nor there,
And I know not what I'm doing here,
I am the will of some other force,
Set upon its chosen course.
Since I have no say,
In the coming of the night
Or the passing of the day,
I am just a pawn, in a game of celestial chess,
Whose beginning and end I cannot guess.
I can only embrace the life I am given,
And wonder where from death I shall be driven.