For A Moment, I Rest

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I paused for a moment
Just to catch my breath.
When I looked away,
The seasons changed.
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Behind me was the
Brilliant tomorrow I had
Closed my eyes against,
Fading in forgetfulness.
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When I first stopped to rest
Shading my sun dazzled eyes,
Is seemed that summer would last,
As a burning white forever.
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Struggling to understand,
I view my shivering hands,
Words blown by talking winds,
Tickle against my swollen ankles.
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Fearfully I try to read
The noise, the dead leaves,
The world has moved over.
Just for a moment, I rest.
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Bear … 05.27.2014
ⓒ Bearspawprint 2014
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