Treasure Island

Tsunami HiroshiSu

(September 15,1996 / Fort Collins, Colorado)

Silence


These words, they fill the silence
The silence in between
The silence that consumes us
The silence that is me

Silence is deep
Silence is heavy
It presses on me and it presses on you
It threatens to swallow us whole
Becuase of all the unsaid things
It swears to devour us
And it promises to become us

Speak to me
Speak against the silence binding your lips
I'm hear to listen
Listen to words
Not silence
Speak quick
Before the silence overwhelms us

Submitted: Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Edited: Friday, July 20, 2012

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