Treasure Island

Nicole Newman


One Tear


Walking beside the water
Reflecting the reality of life
The pain causes dreams to fade
And the present time to become overwhelming
So strong it takes away the hopes and joy once in the past
The present destroying the future
And the future seems no more
One tear drops and breaks the reflection
The ripples go on
Sending the message that life goes on as well
There is the choice to reflect off the past
Or live in the present
The final choice like the tear
Going on and braking the reflection of the past in present time yet changing the future

Submitted: Friday, March 28, 2008
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