Timeline of A Lifetime

Our yesterdays
are just footprints
others leave in
our hearts;

Our todays
are made upon
which ones
we choose to keep
and which we would
rather bury…

And the tomorrows
we still know not
as we tread along
our own fantasies.

The hourglass
would keep draining
till the last grain.

The only way
to stop time
would be again
not to flip it.

But, what about
the time outside
our minds?

What about
the dreaded,
unfailing senescence
that invades
the material
and exhausts
the immaterial?

What about…
Reality?

– August 22nd, 2015
© Sana Rose 2015

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