Treasure Island

Anonymous Person

(January 8,1993)

The Future is a Light


The future is a light
A moon
But there is a storm
And black clouds obstruct my view

The future is a light
A lamp
But the shade is dark
And the bulb is cracked

The future is a light
A candle
But the wind heaves
And the wick is short

The future is a light
A star
But it has shined too long
And must die soon

The future is a light
A reason
But it has disappeared
And so shall I

Submitted: Wednesday, March 09, 2011
Edited: Thursday, August 18, 2011

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