The High Waters

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Going with the flow.

Moving with the current.

Surrendering to the tide,


At every corner.

I’m tired of fighting.

I can’t swim anymore.

The water is too deep.

I can no longer see the shore.

I’ve lost my voice.

Shouting for help.

Hoping for a rope,

Or a lifeline;

To try again.

I try to hold my breath.

For as long as I can.

But I know deep down,

That I’m running out of time.

The water starts to seep in.


Filling the gaps;

Chasing out the air.

I close my eyes.

As I dream of the stars.

Drifting off,

As the darkness comes,

And everything goes blank...

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