Treasure Island

Marjorie DeBol DeFazio

(March 29,1933 / Detroit, Michigan)

J-Future Shock


I walked into the future today
And found it scary
I wondered about us
About attention, intention
That is not a place to be
Now is the place to be
Where love is
Where you are
Where I am
The only place
We can be
Now is the only place
We can be

I have wandered into the future before
And found it wonderful
I dreamed about us
About loving, living
That is not a place to be
Now is the place to be
Where love is
Where you are
Where I am
The only place
We can be
Now is the only place
We can be

January 15,1997

Submitted: Saturday, January 19, 2008
Edited: Monday, April 20, 2009

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