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Changing storm

I do believe in quiet times,
In Birds that sing and flowers that bloom.
Yet the people who live in that constant lie,
Won’t believe the storm, their upcoming doom.

I do believe in storms that walk on by,
Winds that won’t tear down thy walls,
Letting you shower in the familiarity of thy eye
Yet still haunting with the past, who calls.

I do believe in storms that stay,
Leaving death and destruction where it goes
Making people hurt and keeping us at bay.
Where the time stops, where no time flows.

I want to believe in quiet times,
Yet I know, a calm storm always lies.
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Submitted by Nils1.tietze on April 04, 2021

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