Hanging in there, but for what?

Give up, life ends
Hold on, life lingers with you
like an extra breath
you never knew you had

Like daylight savings time
you get more time to shine
Forget who you are, and
everything you lived for totals nothing

Swim to the ocean’s bottom
There you start over
like the sun every day, and
like each evaporating moment

Then, there is the time in between, when
nothing before or after
can free you, like
you can free yourself

7 thoughts on “Hanging in there, but for what?

  1. “positive thinking” has been branded and given a bad press – but in its literal form it’s all we’ve got
    everthing else (as you say if i read you right) goes on anyway
    cheers

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