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The Day After



Pure thoughts once traveled
Through our created minds.
But all were lost in undocumented time.
From this moment on, begins my climb,
To forget the behemoth, Remind.
Who cares about that first
Beguiled, defamed, despised attack,
For we must always win the battle
To survive, and never retract.
We can't reclaim innocent years,
No pain, no fear, no tears,
Consumed us unawares.
Each day when joy inspires our soul,
Stay as long as you like
Lose Remind and lose control.
Enjoy, be strong, be bold, and bright,
So little time, enjoy each flight.
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Written on December 08, 1998

Submitted by mayonde on May 02, 2011

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  • mayonde
    ....and when remembering past regrets take over.
    LikeReplyReport1 year ago
  • mayonde
    When thought processes' changes from love or destruction.
    LikeReplyReport1 year ago

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