JusJoJan: Castles near the sand

When I was a child I had a safe place to go

A place inside  my head that only I did know.

Castle with huge windows that looked out to sea.

I would sit there wandering what was sweeping in, on the tide to me .

As I grew a little older I did not have so much time

To visit that beautiful window in that castle of mine.

But when I did it was always  by moonlight that I watched the waves roll in.

Always watching the horizon  moonlight breezes dancing on my skin

Yet now  that I am older I want to go there more and more

I want to see my magic  view  and feel wet sand under my feet as I walk along the shore.

Again to see the moon beams dancing on the waves

To feel free and at peace again  would set  my soul ablaze.

I wish I did not miss it so I wish I could leave it behind

So beautiful and peaceful there  not like real life no but life of a better kind.

Sadly there are too many  pressures  and ties that are bound  to me

Unfortunately  I as hard  as I try I am tethered here  no longer able to fly free.

 

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