Long Gone

Soul Poetry

I'm falling into the depths now...

and too far down, too long gone,

to ever reach,

my peak, again......


No one notices

that she no longer smiles,

nor laughs,

nor feels.

Her plasted-on grin

gives the impression of joy,

to those she wishes to fool

and those who can't even tell the difference.

Her eyes are voided

of all that she was-

and all that she could have been

has long now been dismissed.

She cares not who she fools-

for fools are all they be.

Only blind to the pain,

so apparant and stark before them.

One day, maybe...they'll turn,

to seek her out once more.

But one day, is too long gone.

As long gone...as she......

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