...Bitter...Realities

By SolApathy

Listen to the music...Set the mood as the darkness ensues...
 
https://youtu.be/DkI7LaJ7ncQ?t=138


Thoughts always drift to those I’ve lost
Dreams in a river, tossed
Floating into sweet abandon
The grief of their loss I never truly fathomed
Until today when a wind so strong, swayed
Blew open the doors of scars I thought, slayed
Hidden in my personal pandora’s box
Thoughts always drift to those I’ve lost
Reminding me of the intemperate cost
Keeping rotting dreams I thought, tossed
Today I realized the river was just a pseudonym
A dark phantom limb
Gutting my soul from within

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Copyright 2019 SolApathy
Published on Saturday, November 2, 2019.     Filed under: "Depressed" and "Poetry"

Author's Note:

...Just for a moment I glimpsed reality, and realized my soul was the first fatality
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  • Bornfrompain On Saturday, November 2, 2019, Bornfrompain (865)By person wrote:

    Very deeply written. I could hear you screaming in every word. extremely well done. - BFP


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