Fade Away

August 11, 2010
By Kimbies BRONZE, Mount Holly, North Carolina
Kimbies BRONZE, Mount Holly, North Carolina
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I'm walking this narrow path alone
leading me through one more day
where I try to find that happiness
that slowly drifted away

I pass a couple people
but they never say hello
sometimes I want to follow them
to see where they might go

Maybe I'd find my happy place
walking next to one of them
but they too would slowly fade away
and I'd walk this path again.



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on Sep. 4 2010 at 4:45 pm
Thesilentraven PLATINUM, Mableton, Georgia
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Favorite Quote:
"il piu nell' uno," (according to Emerson, an Italian expression for beauty)

"Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality" ~Emily Dickinson

"The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain"
~Kahlil Gibran

This is a sad poem, and it describes very well the sadness and loneliness of walking 'your path' alone. I can identify with the feeling and so I see this piece has true and wise.


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