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20 & 1
Author: Maranda Berkley

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Fireflies dance in a night's sky
Of 21 years gone by
As waves crash into me
I hear the low hum of distant voices
Of kings in castles
And ordinary people struggling with choices
The soft moon hidden by clouds
I stand on the edge, never as proud
And I swear I'm playing time
With the mute screaming out
The deaf hearing sound
And I, still without
Though I wanted to stay
As my legs gave way
I cried out to you
I heard every sound
In my soul I kept it safe
Peace and love I found
With fireflies spreading light
Granting justice to my fight
Of 21 years gone by

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Stacey (68.82.126.206) -- Sunday, January 11 2004, 11:22 pm

Maranda

I really like this one. Great job!
~Stace
 
Name:                                           Remember Me

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