Treasure Island

Garrett Bradley

(09/06/1993 / Moreno Valley)

I had the Dream Last Night


I had the dream last night
A woman of pure beauty appears before
And we share in love's delight

I had the dream last night
And I want to find this girl
Alas the only way to see her is in my dreams

I had the dream last night
I become fixated with her
But still I cannot find her

I had the dream last night
But perhaps I have had it too many times
For now it becomes a nightmare

I had the dream last night
She won't leave me alone
I fear she will be the end of me

I have the dream no more
I have grown weary of her
And with a last desperate attempt
I end my life

Perhaps that is life
Chasing our desires
They are desires we cannot satisfy
And although we know this
We still chase them til death

Submitted: Sunday, July 12, 2009

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