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Laugh In The Dark

 

 

They were alive

Beaten down, scarred

But with gaping wide hearts

That could swallow the stars

And roll such love

Through memory.

 

They all passed

Nothing remained

And my innocence

At last departed

Free but didn't know it

Crying…

I DIDN'T KNOW

 

 

In my burning youth
It was this that I was
Always waiting for as I
Sat waiting
For the circus to begin.

This is what was being
Waited for as I
Watched the classroom clock
Turned the lid
On…