Restless Nightmare

October 21, 2009
By running593 PLATINUM, New City, New York
running593 PLATINUM, New City, New York
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A girl lay on cool summer grass
Watching the moonlight
Allowing time to pass
Breathing softly, for once in her life

And the girl closed her eyes
A plane was about to pass overhead
It headed one way
But chose a different route instead

The pilot, dumfounded by the increase in speed
Looked down into the open field
And hoped for survival
As he heard the flight attendants squeal

The girl, now under a deep sleep
Thinking of ways to end her pain
Devising a plan
To end her last day

A strong wind came upon her face
The jet’s engines roared
She woke up, disoriented
And decided that she didn’t want to live anymore

The plane glided toward the ground
As her thoughts became clear
She examined the pilot’s eyes,
Filled with fear

Danger, heading straight toward her
Shielding away
The girl buried her face in the grass
And woke up in her bedroom, caught in a daze


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on Nov. 16 2009 at 11:41 am
running593 PLATINUM, New City, New York
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this was my first attempt at writing a ballad and i'm still getting used to using rhyme in my poems. thanks for your comments!

on Nov. 14 2009 at 12:47 am
lindseymarie SILVER, Richfield, Minnesota
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Interesting, and thought prevoking.

Nice Work!

INnaturegirl said...
on Nov. 1 2009 at 1:45 am
this sounds lieke it was inspired by a dream... i have random 1's like this all the time

on Oct. 31 2009 at 6:24 pm
munkyman95 GOLD, Medway, Other
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Favorite Quote:
I will become, what I know I am' Michael Jordan

really liked the first two verses, altho the ws a bit confused by the 4th-7th stanzas, 4/5


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