- Treading Water
Waves of sadness wash over me,
and it’s all I can do not to succumb
to the everlasting peace that awaits me
in the depths…
Air fills my lungs as my face
breaks the water.
Painful breathes remind me
Why I fight, and what I live for.
It is not yet my time for peace.
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