Treasure Island

Candace Johnson

(March 27 1995)

A New Chance


Raindrops falling
From the sky
Gently caressing my body
Telling the impurities I’ve got goodbye.

I can feel the stains
Of my life wash away,
And make me free again.
A freedom that is sure to stay.

I only have to try;
I only have to work hard;
I only have to do what’s right,
Only this and I get a new start.

With the rain
Comes a new freedom
Of a new chance,
In a new day.

Submitted: Thursday, July 21, 2011
Edited: Thursday, July 21, 2011

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