In A Terrible Place Of The World

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

taken from my book, "In The Sand Traps Of Desire"

In A Terrible Place Of The World

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I can't believe my world is over

I won't believe

'Cause life is shattered "me"

I wander off the valley of numbness

Because I don't want to feel the mess

If I could know the story better

It wouldn't change thee ending

Or would it?

Is this a puzzle I'm supposed to solve?

Well, I can't make the pieces fit

When they are too many pieces

Scrambled around in a box

__and lying in my mind

The terrible world

Isn't a better place

Not when reality

__is not real enough

How can the hairs on my head

__ever disappear?

I'm not mature enough

__to be thee old man that I am

If it gets too dark

__I don't see the glow anymore

The glow of the moon is gone

__when I can't see straight

Caged in at night

__'cause tomorrow's another day?

What is light when I'm in

__a terrible place?

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07-29-'15 #3

D. L. Cannon


Submitted: August 02, 2015

© Copyright 2022 DLCannon. All rights reserved.

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