Nostalgia

As a youth I ran free, 
Screaming bloody murder 
I’d laugh until I burst——- 
While dancing to fairy music. 

As an adult I walk rigid, 
Succumbing to society’s norms 
I don’t allow myself to dream—- 
Too busy I am for childlike things. 

Alone I’ve yearned for the past, 
Sighing for forgotten days 
When I’d make wishes—- 
Watching the dandelion seeds take flight.

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