Treasure Island

April Swan

(3/3/95 / san deigo)

Looking in the mirror


Looking in the mirror
What is to see?
This girl is no longer
She's a stranger to me
That face is so wise
Innocence futile
Realities ticking
But she's right on time I see
I do not know her
She's stranger
You see
And I have just met her
Though I'm looking at me

Submitted: Saturday, November 24, 2012
Edited: Monday, December 03, 2012

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It is about growing up.

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