Olivia Capulet

Rookie (18/04/1989 / Worksop, Nottinghamshire)

I Wish I Was Dreaming

Poem by Olivia Capulet

I wish I was dreaming
And none of this was real
Have I fallen into nightmare?
Why do I feel
That everything I ever knew
Has stumbled into make believe
I wish I was dreaming
And this was in my mind
Why are these walls so solid
Harsh and unkind?
Without a door to let me out
Locking me inside
I wish I was dreaming
And I could close my eyes
Blank out this dark illusion
Never know inside
It never existed
It was only in my mind
I cannot find comfort
In these things I never had
I wish I was dreaming
Only then I’d have you back.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 15, 2007

Poem Edited: Monday, April 25, 2011