|Happy New Year (standard:poetry, 118 words)|
|Author: Reid Laurence||Added: Jan 20 2010||Views/Reads: 1622/0||Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)|
|Guessing what the future will bring and how well I can adapt to changes... what if I can't multi-task?|
Flooded gates Of years gone past Have left a score Of those aghast In harbor shores I trim my sail But I decide I cannot whale I cannot go The ocean vast Of many seas We may not last Ahead and lee Direct my path Move forward hence And not look back Again I try To bear the deck But seas oppose About my neck Have taken breath And life from me And cast it to a lifeless sea And whose domain Will never roar But quiet then And hear no more A litany Of streaming years Will never quench The crowd that jeers But time will come When oceans take The sea of us And will forsake Tweet
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