Shadows engulf the light.


These words that I write, they are my last,

My eyes are closing, the world fading to black, 

There was an emptiness inside no-one could see,

I wished that I had been anyone but me,

I was  torn to pieces, I had fallen apart,

I couldn’t save myself, I was lost in the dark,

There was once a heart I had that was broken,

I was abandoned, I was forsaken,

I tried so hard to win this fight,

But shadows, they engulfed the light.

There was a truth I’d always known,

When it was my time to go,

I would leave nothing (no-one) behind,

This life was never mine,

And so, I go…

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