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Status: Finished  |  Genre: True Confessions  |  House: Life is Life

Submitted: October 07, 2017

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Submitted: October 07, 2017



I'm looking for the rain
That only comes at night 
Falling from the sky in gentle torrents of light 

I'm looking for the moon 
Because it feels like its always gone too soon

The days are never long enough 
And the nights keep cutting shorter 
A pretty penny for each thought I have
Might save up to make a quarter 

I'll spend it on the seeds of tomorrow 
I'll dig up and rip out the roots that thrive in my sorrow 

Feed my soul 
The food from below 
Teach  me when to hold on tight 
And when it's time to let go 

Life is a gift 
Death is a mercy 
So what is tomorrow, 
If not an elaborate conspiracy?

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