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Which One Would You Choose ?

Updated on November 26, 2013

If Only I Could Open My Eyes

If only I could close my eyes

You wouldn't say that if you were in my position

Trying to find a little rest

Live life and stick it out

My arms crossed and my head tucked

I nod off in a corner

Don't do it

It is so easy

It will become a habit

Open a book and read about exciting things and places

All my eyes see is a blurr

Look out the window

The people

All the activity

The fast moving cars whizzing by

Repetition of the same old thing

Day after day

I am fading fast

Again my eyes close

This time I drool unexpectedly

There is so much to see and do

Letting all my thoughts turn to peace and quiet

Stretch and move your legs

Cover my eyes in the darkness looking for shade

So many people are watching you

So let them

There is no better time

Rub your head get up

Wake up

I feel my spirit

I don't want to wait

I am losing control

There is no better time than now

It's all in my head

Come,see and feel

Which one is real ?

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    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      4 years ago

      Gypsy Rose Lee Maybe we are suppose to want and never get. This keeps life exciting and we are always shooting for more.Thank you for reading and sharing.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 

      4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      I keep dreaming of the day when I could just relax and not do a thing beyond letting my inspiration renew itself and gathering up material I can use etc. But no matter how tired I get that day never comes because my mind is so full of all of my responsibilities.....

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      4 years ago

      ocfireflies I have been searching for the right choices and the right attitude for my whole life . I am still practicing and learning. Having so much fun meeting so many others who struggle also. In time we can help each other and find the right ways together. I hope you also have an incredible Thanksgiving and get to enjoy so much love with family and friends.Nell Rose You know as long as your busy moving you can't be sleeping.Thank you both for reading and sharing.

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      Nell Rose 

      4 years ago from England

      Hi, this was wonderful DreamOn, I love getting up and going out, especially when its a sunny day, no lounging about for me! lol!

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      ocfireflies 

      4 years ago from North Carolina

      Nice job presenting a realistic scene--one most all of us can relate to one time or the other. V+

      Blessings and Happy Thanksgiving,

      Kim

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      4 years ago

      DDE I choose to go and go and go. Enjoying every day in a special way.Thank you for sharing.Have a beautiful day.

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      Devika Primić 

      4 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      Which One Would You Choose ? Sometimes people feel this way I too wish one day I won't do a thing but we got to get up just one of those days.

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