Beautiful Disaster

fjamesj9701 By fjamesj9701, 19th Nov 2014 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL http://nut.bz/36-vkjjl/
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One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
Albert Schweitzer

Beautiful Disaster

I found God while smoking my last cigarette
Holding on to the chains that bind me to regret
Remembering all the things that I know I should forget
But all this time I failed to see the colors behind Your silhouette
I then opened my eyes to fall in love with first light
Shedding my skin from the last night when I died
And I will still hold my breath until I meet death
With every new day I awake I will die in this flesh
Giving life to a spirit under the weight of my shame
While everything turns into dust my faith will remain
Mountains will crumble and fall to the sea
Such a beautiful disaster I found inside of me

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My name is Jesse and I reside in Florida. I find my joy in being creative with my hands, music, and writing.

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