Shalom Freedman

Gold Star - 21,233 Points (Troy New York)

I Wonder Why I So Much Want To Live - Poem by Shalom Freedman

I wonder why I want so much to live
In the Time I no longer will be here-

I consider it strange
The thought of keeping everything I am and have been alive
When dying is inside life
Like forgetting in every instant's passing-

All of us will be forgotten
Are already forgotten by ourselves
As we live-

There is worse for each of us
Death at the end of Life-
But everyday is numerous dyings
The endless passing by of what we just have been and done.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 30, 2013



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