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The Wind (poem)

San Francisco : CA : USA | May 18, 2012 at 7:40 PM PDT
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David Bowie - Wild Is The Wind

As I moved ahead

Knocked back by this wind

Though my doubts were shed

Brought back in this wind

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My future lies ahead of me

And yet this tide won’t let me be

This wind that will not let me free

Just what controls my destiny

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Mindful of words said

There within the wind

Promises it said

Hopes it did rescind

-

A shattered possibility

The tatters that were calling me

The matters I had wished to flee

Of someone else’s memory

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So I dove ahead

With my friend the wind

Mindless tears were bled

To myself I’d sinned

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Who was this one that once was me

Whose eyes forgotten how to see

Who views the world so timidly

Who used the wind to set him free

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Wind now fills my sail

Future I assail

As I meet my tale

Captain should I fail

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