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All That Awaits

Updated on October 28, 2012

Are we to be ships

Always safe from the storm

Hidden in the tranquility of the harbor

No Challenge

No Danger

No Excitement

Or will we overcome that fear

set sail

explore

And find all that awaits.

Are we to be stars

That never seem to burn

Hidden in the endless void of the nighttime sky

No Burning

No Fire

No Intensity

Or will we become a light

to shine

explode

And discover all that awaits.

Are we to be birds

Remaining in the nest

Hidden from the pathways of the cool blue heavens

No Freedom

No Desire

No Adventure

Or will we return to flight

soar high

aspire

And discover all that awaits.

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    • Mitch Alan profile imageAUTHOR

      Mitch Alan 

      7 years ago from South Jersey

      My greatest hope is to "move" and inspire with my writing...hearts, minds and spirits...

    • The Frog Prince profile image

      The Frog Prince 

      7 years ago from Arlington, TX

      Very moving and caused me to ponder. I believe that our souls are who we really are. I like it when I cam able to let mine soar and ponder the unponderable at times.

      Excellent job.

      The Frog

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