Gasping for Air

November 23, 2009
By Jonathanlloyd92 BRONZE, St.peters, Missouri
Jonathanlloyd92 BRONZE, St.peters, Missouri
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Wading into the ocean.
Staring off to the horizon.
The air is cooling,
The water level is rising.
I feel myself drowning in regret.
My screams fill the darkness as the water absorbs
my almost lifeless body.
My lungs filling with water
with every breath i take.
All i can do is wait,
wait for the end to come.
I begin to think about a time
when everything was alright,
A time of happiness,
A time that was worry free.
The end is drawing near,
as the current violently drags me further under.
Until there is nothing left worth living for.


The author's comments:
I wrote this on 11/22/09 and it was something that reflects my own life and how I was feeling at that point in time.

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on Dec. 10 2009 at 2:56 pm
Inkspired PLATINUM, Whitby, Other
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Favorite Quote:
"If one will scoff at the study of language, how, save in terms of language, will one scoff?" - Mario Pei
"I write for the same reason I breathe - because if I didn't, I would die." Isaac Asimov

this is really good, I love the description you've put in, you really feel like you're there!


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