Treasure Island

Paola Degli Esposti

(22/03/1962 / Bologna)

Compassion


i keep attention at the watch
i was nervous a lot
just taking my time
for a few thoughts
i cannot get back
i want to go on
though
i was nervous a lot
what i need now
is to believe
again
in this belief
compassion
compassion
how can i have forgotten
through the years
i keep attention at the watch
still it takes the rithme of my life
not of my heart

Submitted: Thursday, July 25, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 03, 2013

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04/01/2012

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