Treasure Island

Robert Longley


Irony


At times there are no answers
No place that you can turn
All that you have hoped for
And lessons yet to learn

Life is full of irony
When hope you need it most
It seems at times the universe
Is not a welcome host

It’s at these times we wonder
What game has brought us here
Reaching out for answers
And finding no one near

Acceptance helps bring closure
And clarity of sight
It’s then you receive answers
That helps you sleep at night

Submitted: Saturday, April 11, 2009

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