About to Sleep

June 16, 2012
As I lay down my head to sleep
Staring up at the dark ceiling
Smelling the light lavender fragrance
Dancing around my room,
I think about my day.
The wrong things I never should have said or done
And the things that I should have.
I think to myself
Tomorrow I will right the wrongs
And change it all.
I will find new friends to enjoy life with
And I will keep in touch with the ones I have.
I will kiss my brothers forehead
As he lies down to sleep.
I will be a better person
And make no regrets.

And then the next night
I say it all again.

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bigblue said...
Jun. 25, 2012 at 12:00 pm
I really enjoyed this poem. Very nice job, the last two lines bring it to a great close. Good work. Please take a look at some of my work and comment if you don't mind :)
ForeverDreaming replied...
Jun. 26, 2012 at 9:24 pm
Thank you for commenting!!! :D And I will check out your works.
bigblue replied...
Jun. 27, 2012 at 4:08 pm
You're very welcome! And thank you, I appreciate it
Caleb.Andrews said...
Jun. 24, 2012 at 3:03 pm
This is a very good poem! I can feel the emotion very well.
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