Treasure Island

Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Decisions I Make Seem To Catch Me Daring


I feel exhausted!
I feel accosted with a pushing of myself,
Beyond limits reached.
Beyond those limits I sought to seek,
With an outdoing to prove...
Barriers and boundaries I could move.
If I chose to do it.
Decisions I make seem to catch me daring.

And from each peak,
There is another to discover that keeps me...
Unsatisfied to sit and look.
To wonder if I should and could,
Silence my doubts.
With a listening to my faith that says,
'Go ahead!
When was the last time doubt stopped you? '

Submitted: Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, February 15, 2012
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