Sunday, May 12, 2013

If Only

Here's to days
Like today
Where the possibilities
Are endless
And plentiful
If only
We could seize every second
Hold it in our hands
And memorize
Every detail
Like little kids
Tracing the outlines
Of mommy and daddy's hands
Every dip, and contour
Ingrained deep within
If only
We lived like tomorrow
Was yesterday
And today
Was forever
If only
We forgot
What it felt like
To feel pain
Cuz it's bound to happen
Again
So we might as well
Get back up
If only
We remembered
What love was like
Cuz then we wouldn't be so scared
To try again
If only
Wishes came true
But truth be told
My only wish is you
And your happiness
If only
It was mine too.

7 comments:

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    1. Sadly, usually not until it is far too late and nothing can be done about it.

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    2. that's what I have noticed. sigh.

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    3. It is not a rule you know. Old trends can be broken and new ones started. You must do what you think will bring happiness and content to you. As the famous man said "throw caution to the wind"

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  2. That is the best advice I have heard in a while... hearing the same song and seeing the same dance, i forgot there is a way out... thanks for reminding me... and anyhow, caution was never a characteristic of mine...

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