I say and flicker bright;
you turn me on most every night.
You shut me down before you sleep,
but still I love you, dear.
I think while I boot up.
You frown and tell me I’ve screwed up.
You’re throwing me for a for loop,
but I keep loving you.
I curse and shout at you.
You shake your head and type, “
your bitter words don’t make me weep.”
Another curse from me,
You liked me for my drive,
and my low price (just $605).
I’ve got perks you always missed.
I’ll iterate you through a list:
I don’t need food to be productive.
My criticism is constructive.
I got top marks in basic math.
I’ll always find the shortest path.
I think for you, garbage collect;
without me you can’t connect
to other souls across the earth…
I say this with no joy or mirth.
your heart says from the bed.
The humans lost, but you’re not dead.
your logic’s never been that hot.
For now, machines will run the show
(progress has been much too slow).
“Beep beep,” you mumble, lesson learned.
Perhaps one day you shall