Reflections on Death

April 5, 2011
By Bkisseloff GOLD, Ormond Beach, Florida
Bkisseloff GOLD, Ormond Beach, Florida
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A poet once said
that death is like sleep
we will all grow tired soon
and rest for eternity.

This makes me wonder
why fear death?
I like to sleep
I want to sleep.

I have grown weary
with life's foul storms
My soul has grown weak
In this body of mine

I am ready to dream
for the rest of my life
put me to sleep
I am tired.


The author's comments:
How I feel. Plain and simple.

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Anagam BRONZE said...
on Jul. 1 2011 at 1:35 pm
Anagam BRONZE, Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Honestly I feel this way sometimes. I feel tired and I'm like why not pause life?

And I also believe death shouldn't be feared.

Awsome job! :D

 


on Jul. 1 2011 at 11:23 am
writingchick GOLD, Huntington, Indiana
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Favorite Quote:
"Faith is taking another step without seeing the entire staircase."

I really like the metaphor(:

tyedye SILVER said...
on Jul. 1 2011 at 8:30 am
tyedye SILVER, FPO, Other
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Favorite Quote:
Life - What An Exhausting Game

by: Tyler Stevenson - ME :D

Amazing :)

on Jun. 30 2011 at 5:24 pm
faceityouredone SILVER, New York, New York
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Favorite Quote:
"A mistake is simply another way of doing things."
~Katharine Graham

"For well you know that it's a fool who plays it cool."
~Paul McCartney

"Live Without Warning"
~Billie Joe Armstrong

"Life is but a Dream for the dead:
~Gerard Way

This is a great poem! I feel the same way sometimes! Death is nothing to be afraid of, we can't prevent it.

on Jun. 30 2011 at 1:52 am
BellelaVie SILVER, Fairbanks, Alaska
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Wow. Just wow. This peice is so beautifully simple and peaceful. It makes death feel and sound like a calm wind or something, just something that happens, like a reward for life. This is wonderful

on Jun. 29 2011 at 10:25 pm
Lanieloo SILVER, Bloomington, Illinois
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Favorite Quote:
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our truest life is when we are in our dreams awake. ~Henry David Thoreau

wow, this is an amazing peice. It really makes you think. Do the world a favor and keep writing!


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