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Running On Empty
All I have are the footprints that show where I have been.
Passing natures beauty and all the faces that I have seen.
The empty road ahead seems darker than it ever has before.
My mind whispers to me that it cant do this life much more.
I have seen the things aplenty and I am tired of the view.
My days are filled with replay and there is never any new.
I'm not afraid to end it and it certainly holds little fright.
Yet I see others fighting to survive so to end it cant be right.
A sense of being trapped like a mouse treading upon a wheel.
Just knowing that until the last I breathe that this how I will feel.
Do you know these feelings and the empty lonely days?
To wake upon to the morning to curse the suns new shinning rays?
Like you I know not when or if this today will be my last.
But I wont mourn a life of no future and of only never ending past.
Tired of the expectations of what life compels each and all to do...
And loneliest of all my empty days no one dear to say "I love you".
My life is but a long memory of someone no longer there.
I who have no purpose, destined to vanish as if smoke upon the air.
Feeling very unwell and oh so very tired.
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