I Dread The Day

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
taken from my book, "Looking For My Shade Of Grey"

Submitted: April 19, 2012

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I Dread The Day

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I dread the day

Of my final breaths

Why do we have to die?

I just don't get it

The world spins forever

But we don't

A tree lives forever

But I won't

I could go on and on

About how life is already

__fucked up

But won't

Everyday I wake up

Is one less day to live

Every dream I wake up from

Is taking away

One more dream from my future

Eventually I will be "out of this world"

As if I wasn't already

Eventually I will notice

That I died before I got married

Even the church is against

Me having a love-life

Just the way that I am

Even my bank account is unsuitable

To support having a woman

If the world is right about me

I will stay without a chance

To ever take another

__by her hand

I dread the day

That I die single

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04-18-'12 #2

D. L. Cannon


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