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Dream

(Remewin)

I was a little girl alone in my little world who dreamed of a little home for me.
I played pretend between the trees, and fed my house-guests bark and leaves, and laughed in my pretty bed of green.

(Vicbowin)
 
I had a dream
That I could fly from the highest swing.
I had a dream.

(Vicbowin)
 
Long walks in the dark through woods grown behind the park, I asked God who I'm supposed to be.
The stars smiled down on me, God answered in silent reverie. I said a prayer and fell asleep.

 (Vicbowin)
I had a dream
That I could fly from the highest tree.
I had a dream.
 
 (Emarfar & Cannwin)
 
 Now I'm old and feeling grey. I don't know what's left to say about this life I'm willing to leave.
I lived it full and I lived it well, there's many tales I've lived to tell. I'm ready now, I'm ready now, I'm ready now to fly from the highest wing.
(MomFar)

Happy Mother's Day.

Words from the song "Dream" by Priscilla Ahn

Comments

thomas family said…
Sweet. I love that song. It was stuck in my head a couple of weeks ago and wouldn't go away until I listened to it. Now it will be stuck again :) Happy Mother's day to you too.
Mrs. Perkins said…
Oh, I lovve that song! What a beautiful way to say Happy Mothers Day!

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Mutterings of a Middle-Aged Dreamer

Use your words, my dear sweet soul, they are inside of you... So find them. Write, you silly girl, write so hard the world will never forget you.
But does it matter if the world remembers you? 
Age begins to press its hands upon your chest and the need to be remembered seems to increase with the pressure. 
Stop.
That's not a line of thought you're interested in pursuing. 
Live in the now.
Does it matter if the world remembers you if your neighbor is going hungry? 
Perhaps age is merely pushing you out the door. 
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