What is Happiness ?
That you're loved and treasured ?
Superiority ? ??Status, as measured ?
Security, comfort ???Riches, glory, or fame ?
A respected, recognizable name ?
The joy of giving something your all ?
Being able to get up after you fall ?
Freedom, or even an irresponsible path !?
The courage, means and will to follow your heart ?
That you're as curious as you ever were ?
Contentment ? Or a forever hunger ?
Is it in you, or around ?
Is it lost, or is it found ?
Is it merely a lack of reasons to be not ?
Only in its??absence sought ?
Is it a state ? Or in one, a pause ?
Just an effect, or as much a cause ?
Does it makes all these feel true –
The things that add up to ?