I wish

love by anelephantcant

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I wish

I wish I could swim like a dolphin can swim
As Bowie once said in a song
If I could sing like Pavarotti could sing
Maybe my world would not be quite so wrong

I wish I could fly like an eagle can fly
I wish I could dance like Astaire
If I could paint like Picasso could paint
Maybe my life would contain less despair

I wish I could write poems like Rabbie could write
Or create stories like Steinbeck and Kafka
If I could write plays like Will put on stage
Maybe my ears would still hear the laughter

I wish I could love like we used to love
I wish we were that way again
If I could hold you for just one last time
Maybe my heart would stop feeling such pain

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2 Responses to I wish

  1. Corine Gouy says:

    Et être un sourire, un rire , un fou rire ou un joli souvenir !


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