Regretful of My Past

I long for the future.

the aftermath of fire leaves burnt stalks on pedestals with sparks flying in the wind
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We take our chances
as we toy with
the indifference
of time.

Change surrounds us
yet we choose not to see.

We become restless
as we scrabble out
a secret existence
on the surface
of the mother ship.

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