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Night on the Ice-Lyrics of the Night series

Updated: Jul 2, 2019

Night on the Ice

I woke up to a freezing storm felling numb like a lifeless form

I crept out from an unknown bed pulling a woolen cap on my head

the lantern dimly lit the wooden cabin oil almost over and suddenly it became dim

opening the door i let out the silhouette of a lost man wind cried, a whit bear moaned,the roof sounded like rattling cans

frightened I turned back ,stunned, covered myself in fur I sat there waiting searching for answers

the night wouldn’t end, the sun didn’t come I sat teeth chattering. ice forming on my gums

“get a hold of yourself! “I said. and with that some magic led

I stood up, and shed of all clothing i thought “time to end all this personal loathing”

I opened the door again and walked the land was white as if it was made of chalk

I sat and cut a fish hole in the ice speaking under my breath, be nice

I jumped and as death entered my lungs I woke up on my same old bed

Everyday that I waste ,accepting loss and pain I wake up in the ice,learn the same lesson and die again

that was the third poem of the Lyrics of the night series.Let us know if you liked it.

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